W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-style@w3.org > February 2012

Re: [css3-ui] 'resize' and 'overflow'

From: Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>
Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2012 18:56:31 -0800
Cc: WWW Style <www-style@w3.org>
Message-id: <683271BD-274F-435A-AFC4-A7063FBF7F73@me.com>
To: "Kang-Hao (Kenny) Lu" <kennyluck@csail.mit.edu>
On Feb 15, 2012, at 6:22 PM, Kang-Hao (Kenny) Lu wrote:

> 8.1. ‘resize’ property
> 
> When there's conflict between 'resize' and 'overflow', currently the
> spec says
> 
>  # The ‘resize’ property applies to elements whose computed
>  # ‘overflow’ value is something other than ‘visible’. If
>  # ‘overflow’ is different in a particular axis (i.e. ‘overflow-x’
>  # vs. ‘overflow-y’), then this property applies to the dimension(s)
>  # which do not have the value ‘visible’.
> 
> but the only browser that supports 'resize' on elements beyond
> <textarea>, Firefox, doesn't follow the second sentence. 

WebKit supports the resize property:
<data:text/html,%3Cdiv%20style=%22overflow:hidden;%20resize:%20both;width:200px;border:1px%20solid%20black;%22%3ETest%3C/div%3E>

Simon
Received on Thursday, 16 February 2012 02:59:00 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 26 March 2013 17:20:50 GMT