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[CSS21] Making URLs absolute (Was: Re: [css3-background] Fixing the computed value line for some properties)

From: Anton Prowse <prowse@moonhenge.net>
Date: Sat, 16 Jun 2012 14:48:42 +0200
Message-ID: <4FDC80AA.4010605@moonhenge.net>
To: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
CC: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
On 22/05/2012 04:40, L. David Baron wrote:
> On Monday 2012-05-21 16:51 -0700, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:

>> I was just writing the note about computed value comparison for the
>> toggle() function in V&U and wanted to use box-shadow as an example,
>> but I realized the computed-value line for it doesn't actually support
>> what I'm trying to say.
[...]
>> This is just an editorial oversight, and can be easily corrected.
>> I've also taken the opportunity to review the other properties in the
>> draft, and have similar corrections for a few.
[...]
>> box-shadow: "a list of shadows, each with two offsets, a blur, a
>> spread, and a color, with any<length>  made absolute and all colors
>> computed"
>
> box-shadow needs to mention the optional 'inset'.
>
> Other than that, looks good, other than not saying what happens if a
> url() can't be made absolute, which is an issue in 2.1 as well
> unless I've forgotten about something that says what to do.

Hi David,

6.1.1 says:

   # The computed value of URIs that the UA cannot resolve to absolute
   # URIs is the specified value.

Does this address your concern?

Cheers,
Anton Prowse
http://dev.moonhenge.net
Received on Saturday, 16 June 2012 12:49:08 GMT

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