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Re: [css3-content] sizing of images inserted using the content property

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2011 08:19:42 -0500
Message-ID: <4ECA4FEE.9050806@mit.edu>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 11/21/11 7:44 AM, Florian Rivoal wrote:
> Section "8. Replaced content" says that when the content introduced by
> content: is a single url, then the element or pseudo element is a
> replaced element.

This happens to not be compatible with what the "content" property does 
in CSS 2.1, for what it's worth....

> So we have interoperability but (obsolete) spec violation when replacing
> content on pseudo elements

Yes, because browsers are just following CSS 2.1 here.

> Any idea about how to resolve this?

Don't spec features in ways inconsistent with other specs?

-Boris
Received on Monday, 21 November 2011 13:20:10 GMT

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