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[csswg-drafts] [css-color] "transparent" keyword being a special color value, which resolves to rgba(0, 0, 0, 0) by default?

From: jonjohnjohnson via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 31 May 2018 01:01:33 +0000
To: public-css-archive@w3.org
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jonjohnjohnson has just created a new issue for https://github.com/w3c/csswg-drafts:

== [css-color] "transparent" keyword being a special color value, which resolves to rgba(0,0,0,0) by default? ==

@tabatkins -> https://twitter.com/tabatkins/status/1001884320229830656

I used to forget about gradient interop issues with the `transparent` keyword all the time (https://stackoverflow.com/questions/30673204/css-linear-gradient-transparency-misbehaving-only-in-safari) and I know safari still doesn't "automagically" (https://twitter.com/tabatkins/status/1001885856716615680) treat the case described.

Is it possible that implementation of `transparent` isn't beyond tweaking the spec to *fix this?

Please view or discuss this issue at https://github.com/w3c/csswg-drafts/issues/2722 using your GitHub account
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