Re: [webcomponents] Making the shadow root an Element

On Mon, Feb 11, 2013 at 4:52 PM, Boris Zbarsky <> wrote:
> On 2/11/13 6:49 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>> I propose that we reify the shadow root into an element, but default
>> it to "display: contents;"
> Why does this part matter?
>> <> in the UA
>> stylesheet. That way it has no layout effect by default
> It has no layout by default anyway, since it's not present in the flattened
> tree, no?

If it's an element and thus has an effect on styling, I presume it
would appear in the final flattened tree.  (But given the styling I
suggest, it wouldn't.)

If you need a wrapper element anyway, might as well just expose the
ability to use the shadow root itself, since it acts like a wrapper.


Received on Tuesday, 12 February 2013 00:57:38 UTC