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Re: [cssom] Proposal for obtaining robust style information via Javascript - getStyle()

From: Mike Sherov <mike.sherov@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2013 21:58:13 -0500
Message-ID: <CAD1Dv_JsFPk8LHbdRy42B-pi8HoBxfvGeCkYaiDeGDRu3AhCKg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Cc: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Thu, Jan 31, 2013 at 9:55 PM, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu> wrote:

> On 1/31/13 9:51 PM, Mike Sherov wrote:
>
>> Exactly. "Fun". Used value, from my naive understanding (and someone
>> please correct me) is currently flimsily defined as "The used value is
>> the result of taking the computed value and resolving any remaining
>> dependencies into an absolute value." [1]
>>
>
> Currently "used value" is not defined for things that have no box.


Which I think is why "resolved value" is "used value" if the box property
you're looking up isn't "display:none". Convenient way around that problem
:-)


>
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> -Boris
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Mike Sherov
Lead Developer
SNAP Interactive, Inc.
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Received on Friday, 1 February 2013 02:59:00 GMT

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