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Re: an interoperable object (fallback and context menus)

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Fri, 13 Mar 2009 19:57:45 -0400
Message-ID: <49BAF2F9.9030000@mit.edu>
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
CC: HTMLWG <public-html@w3.org>
L. David Baron wrote:
> If we assume that all plugins are replaced elements in terms of the
> CSS model (which may well be a reasonable assumption)

I was certainly making that assumption.  It seems like a plug-in is 
about as replaced-element-like in CSS terms as you get: the CSS renderer 
really has no idea what's going on inside that box, and in many cases 
doesn't have a way to find out even if it wanted to.

-Boris
Received on Saturday, 14 March 2009 00:03:54 UTC

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