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Re: [css3-ui] 'icon' feedback (was: [css3-ui] Review comments)

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2012 16:42:33 -0800
To: "Kang-Hao (Kenny) Lu" <kennyluck@csail.mit.edu>
Cc: WWW Style <www-style@w3.org>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <20120216004233.GA30649@pickering.dbaron.org>
On Thursday 2012-02-16 08:36 +0800, Kang-Hao (Kenny) Lu wrote:
> > Section 10.1.1
> > --------------
> > * Given that <image>, as defined in Image Values, allows for fallback
> > images, I suggest dropping the ability to specify multiple images in
> > the 'cursor' property.  This does mean that you can't specify
> > different x/y coords for different fallbacks, but that doesn't seem
> > like a big loss; it seems like you'd always just be specifying the
> > same image in multiple formats.
> 
> I tend to agree. But dropping this is breaking CSS2.1 compatibility[1]
> and I don't have data to know if we are able to do so.
> 
> [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/ui.html#cursor-props

Also, given that the 'cursor' property requires a non-image fallback
at the end of the list, such a change seems a bit awkward.  Given
the range of cursor format support, I think it's good to keep that
requirement.

-David

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