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Re: [css3] background-origin question

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Fri, 03 Sep 2010 18:45:03 -0700
Message-ID: <4C81A49F.5060504@inkedblade.net>
To: Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>
CC: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, Řyvind Stenhaug <oyvinds@opera.com>, www-style@w3.org, Nicholas Morgan <nimorgan@gmail.com>
On 09/01/2010 10:30 AM, Simon Fraser wrote:
> I think the name is confusing. I'd expect the value for a property called
> background-origin to be a point (e.g. "top left"). But here the value
> is a<box>, just like box-sizing.
> Maybe, for similarity with box-sizing, the property name should be
> "background-positioning", or "background-origining" :)

We had an issue open for a while on getting a better name, but no one
came up with a good alternative. :(

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