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Re: [css4-background] background-position-x and background-position-y or logical directions

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 26 Jun 2012 13:52:34 -0700
Message-Id: <D30761E3-5EEB-42AD-AB1C-3411E07AB979@gmail.com>
Cc: Florian Rivoal <florianr@opera.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
To: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>

On Jun 26, 2012, at 8:50 AM, Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com> wrote:

> Speaking for ourselves I think we have established we are willing to drop features to 
> the extent there is a standard equivalent e.g. see the legacy IE filter property in 
> IE10 [1]. I cannot say whether or when we would flip this particular switch at the 
> Moment but in principle we have no opposition to dropping support for legacy features 
> given solid interoperable standard alternatives.

I think webkit never drops anything though. I suspect that would cause them drag down the advancement of logical sides in background-position (start, end, head, foot), unless a way can be found for them to peacefully coexist with background-position-x and background-position-y. 
Received on Tuesday, 26 June 2012 20:53:09 UTC

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