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Re: [css4-ui] ::tooltip

From: Lea Verou <leaverou@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Apr 2012 19:53:32 -0700
Message-ID: <4F84F22C.1010007@gmail.com>
To: liam@w3.org
CC: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
What advantages does this have over a ::tooltip pseudoelement?

Lea Verou (http://lea.verou.me | @LeaVerou)


On 10/4/12 19:26, Liam R E Quin wrote:
> 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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