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Re: [css3-marquee] What's the state of this spec?

From: Øyvind Stenhaug <oyvinds@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2012 18:10:54 +0100
To: "Lea Verou" <leaverou@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.v8jrcgeybunlto@oyvinds-desktop>
On Mon, 23 Jan 2012 16:32:03 +0100, Lea Verou <leaverou@gmail.com> wrote:

> On 23/1/12 17:27, Øyvind Stenhaug wrote:

>> In this particular case, css3-marquee isn't really equivalent to WCSS
>> -wap-marquee. From what I can tell, the former seems tied to 'overflow',
>> whereas the latter is a special value for the 'display' property. There
>> is also a difference in how the element must be rendered when all
>> iterations have finished.
>>
>
> In any case, does it serve a purpose now? Isn't it completely subsumed  
> by CSS animations?

Apart from the bit about possibly being triggered by overflow, I guess the  
effect can be approximately recreated using some extra wrapper elements  
and hardcoded values.

CSS Marquee is listed as discontinued in the working group charter, by the  
way.

-- 
Øyvind Stenhaug
Core Norway, Opera Software ASA
Received on Monday, 23 January 2012 17:11:25 GMT

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