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Re: New CSS rule suggestion

From: Christoph Päper <christoph.paeper@crissov.de>
Date: Thu, 17 Nov 2011 18:14:40 +0100
Message-Id: <5A14BF96-726A-4E6F-8B26-6EA70CDB4E62@crissov.de>
To: W3C Style <www-style@w3.org>
Shane:

> I have a suggestion for a background text watermark rule.

Just judging from that, I assumed a proposal for a property ‘background-text’, which you could probably fake with ‘background-image’ and new possibilities of the generic <image> data type.

> watermark: text, font, font-size, x-position, y-position, color;

I would expect an at-rule for something like that.

  @watermark "top-secret" {
    content: url(top-secret.svg), "Top Secret";
    color: red; font-weight: bold;
  /*position: bottom right;*/
  }
  @page {
    watermark: "top-secret" draft, confidential draft;
  }

  watermark: [[<at-watermark>]+ , ]* [[<watermarks>]+ , ]* <watermarks>+
  <watermarks>: confidential || draft || copy || …
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