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

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2012 16:30:25 -0700
Message-ID: <4FE10B91.4010109@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 06/16/2012 05:48 AM, Anton Prowse wrote:
> 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?

I've now added this to CSS3 Values and Units, it was missing from there...

~fantasai
Received on Tuesday, 19 June 2012 23:30:58 GMT

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