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Re: [css3-flexbox][css-ALL] Should z-index Just Work on flex items?

From: Øyvind Stenhaug <oyvinds@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Jul 2012 18:36:43 +0200
To: www-style@w3.org
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On Mon, 09 Jul 2012 19:53:48 +0200, Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com> wrote:

> On Jul 9, 2012, at 7:54 AM, Kang-Hao (Kenny) Lu  
> <kennyluck@csail.mit.edu> wrote:
>
>> (12/07/09 15:24), fantasai wrote:
>>> The question I have is, going forward, do we want new CSS layout modes
>>> to let z-index do its job whenever it's non-'auto', without requiring
>>> 'position: relative'?
>>
>> While I think this is a good thing to do, I wonder if we can be more
>> aggressive in this direction. That is, do this for:

>> 2. A transformed element (does this already happen?)
>
> No.

At least not in WebKit. There was a resolution some time back not to make  
z-index apply, but it hasn't been changed in Firefox, IE and Opera yet.

-- 
Øyvind Stenhaug
Core Norway, Opera Software ASA
Received on Tuesday, 10 July 2012 16:37:23 GMT

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