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Re: background-clip

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 8 Sep 2009 09:58:23 -0500
Message-ID: <dd0fbad0909080758y750c6e62r589ce47f6d71a417@mail.gmail.com>
To: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>, fantasai <fantasai@inkedblade.net>
On Tue, Sep 8, 2009 at 9:46 AM, Brad Kemper<brad.kemper@gmail.com> wrote:
> In section 3.7 of the CSS3 backgrounds and borders module (Aug 27 Editor's
> Draft)[1] It says this:
> See the section “Layering multiple background images” for how
> ‘background-clip’ interacts with other comma-separated background properties
> to form each background image layer.
> However, “Layering multiple background images” doesn't seem to mention
> 'background-clip'. I think it should say something like the following:
> Regardless of how many background images are used, the box has only one
> background painting area, as defined by the ''background-clip' property. The
> background color, if present, is painted in this area, below all of the
> other layers.

I support this wording.  (At first I objected, then I realized I was
confusing -clip and -origin.  -clip should indeed be global.)

Received on Tuesday, 8 September 2009 14:59:30 UTC

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