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Re: [css3-images] [css3-gcpm] element() and element()

From: Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>
Date: Wed, 29 Feb 2012 15:57:12 -0800
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-id: <F941126A-404D-4DFE-BE75-9F3E559B3F2B@me.com>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
On Feb 29, 2012, at 3:45 PM, fantasai wrote:

> [Once more, with correct tags...]
> 
> GCPM defines an element() function, which returns an element
>  http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css3-gcpm/#running-elements
> 
> and Images defines an element() function, which returns an image
>  http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css3-gcpm/#running-elements
> 
> They are not the same, and they are both acceptable as input to 'content'.
> 
> I don't have a solution, but there is a conflict here.

element() in the CSS Image case doesn't immediately strike me
as meaning a snapshot of the targeted element. Maybe we should
use something more descriptive, like:

snapshot() (even though it updates)
replica()
element-image()
imageof()

Simon
Received on Wednesday, 29 February 2012 23:58:00 GMT

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