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Re: pointer-events test case

From: Jeremie Patonnier <jeremie.patonnier@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 10 Sep 2010 13:51:44 +0200
Message-ID: <AANLkTim1WBMpxEK8Wt8cqQnmGqnB7t0tkYJHeQz9WVEc@mail.gmail.com>
To: Robert Longson <longsonr@gmail.com>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org, bzbarsky@mit.edu
Hello Robert,

Thanks for pointed this me out

So, I guess that we can say that "it's not a bug, it's a feature" ;)

As a Designer point of view I have to said that adding "auto" in the list of
valid value for pointer-events is really intuitive. With "none" and
'inherit" this one is part of the best known and mastered values in the css

But the point is that right at the moment this new value is not part of the
standard. Is there any proposal to push it to the spec ? I agree that it
would be a very good improvement to have this value in the standard.

Best regards

2010/9/10 Robert Longson <longsonr@gmail.com>

> Jeremie,
> Firefox supports auto as it extends pointer-events to non SVG elements. See
> https://developer.mozilla.org/en/CSS/pointer-events and
> http://hacks.mozilla.org/2009/12/pointer-events-for-html-in-firefox-3-6/
> Best regards
> Robert.
Received on Friday, 10 September 2010 11:52:17 UTC

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