Re: [css-masking] Using masks and clipping to allow or inhibit selections or events.

On Nov 22, 2012, at 11:39 PM, Ian Tindale <> wrote:

> It’s not quite the same. I imagine being able to draw an SVG “gasket” through which only certain areas are responsive at all in any way, and all other areas are masked out. If this were a default approach for all web apps, we’d turn the user agent from being a browser, to being an app substrate, diminishing the inherited characteristic of the browser being essentially a hypertext viewer in origin. 

Dit you try the 'pointer-events' property[1]? Works in all browsers for SVG.



> On 23 November 2012 01:27, Robert O'Callahan <> wrote:
> CSS user-select
> -- 
> Ian Tindale

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