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Re: [css4-ui] ::tooltip

From: Liam R E Quin <liam@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 10 Apr 2012 22:26:57 -0400
To: Lea Verou <leaverou@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <1334111217.31569.37.camel@localhost.localdomain>
On Tue, 2012-04-10 at 17:04 -0700, Lea Verou wrote:

> > This property should have the same effect as the 'title' attribute on XHTML
> > documents.
> > I propose that because I just have seen that there's no way to emulate this
> > attribute in CSS.

It would be good to have a way to take element content, possibly
containing formatting (e.g. ruby...), and possibly with a lang
attribute, and to style it as a "tooltip" for another element.

display: tooltip; maybe??

Liam

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