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Re: [css3-ui] Negative values in outline-offset?

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 17 Feb 2012 09:27:28 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDAL97197iK7kNCytn5bON+bAam3=VeJr5Kmd5whgnzpnQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Kang-Hao (Kenny) Lu" <kennyluck@csail.mit.edu>
Cc: WWW Style <www-style@w3.org>
On Fri, Feb 17, 2012 at 3:37 AM, Kang-Hao (Kenny) Lu
<kennyluck@csail.mit.edu> wrote:
> (12/02/16 5:45), Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>> Yes, our behavior sounds like a silly bug.
>
> Not to me! If I were an implementer I probably won't bother to add a if
> clause here for this corner situation and as a user I don't want my
> browser to get heavier and slower because of countless edge cases like
> this...

The "cost" of this is a simple call to max() in the code.  That's not
problematic.

~TJ
Received on Friday, 17 February 2012 17:28:15 GMT

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