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Re: [css3-text] graphical effects and text-decoration

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 6 Jan 2012 10:14:59 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDDPT-0FRsftu7oqS7sKZuzA=f3c4FOB8gcU_in1oCsEYQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
On Fri, Jan 6, 2012 at 10:06 AM, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
> On 01/06/2012 05:24 AM, Robert O'Callahan wrote:
>>
>>
>> I can't think of any reason authors would want to have filters or opacity
>> not apply to text decorations. Possibly authors
>> might want to apply text-shadow or fill-with-pattern differently to the
>> decorations, but we could mint new properties (similar
>> to 'text-decoration-color') if that was desirable. Note that SVG defines
>> 'fill' to apply equally to both text and its decorations.
>
>
> So, to be clear:
>
> u { color: blue; }
> em { text-shadow: 2px -2px black; color: orange; }
>
> <u>This is underlined <em>and shadowed</em></u>
>
> would show a blue underline stretching across some orange and blue text.
> The orange text would be shadowed, as would the part of the blue underline
> underneath it?

Yup.

~TJ
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