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Re: [css4-ui] new 'cursor' value: 'auto-hide'

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2013 12:45:10 +1300
Message-ID: <CAOp6jLbTy7iTSCYKrg1XrpPyPENQ+K-+JWm0HnQ-F_8DpZNdJw@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: "Edward O'Connor" <eoconnor@apple.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, Feb 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>wrote:

> On Mon, Feb 18, 2013 at 1:18 PM, Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
> wrote:
> > Could we completely automate this in the UA? Say, by auto-hiding the
> cursor
> > if it lingers over a playing video?
>
> You mean, without the additional property, or with?  The latter is
> simple - just add it to the UA stylesheet.  The former is simple, too,
> but it prevents the author from conveniently having the same ability
> when they're doing things similar to video, like animating in <canvas>
> or DOM.
>

Without. Is it really necessary to handle the non-video cases? Has anyone
requested it?

Rob
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