Re: background-print

On Thu, Aug 11, 2011 at 5:34 PM, Luke Macpherson <> wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 11, 2011 at 11:18 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. <> wrote:
>> 1. Make the property only apply to the root element.  This avoids the
>> overkill of having to track this per-element; internally you could
>> instead track this on the document or whatever.
> I think having this per-element instead of on the root element is more
> useful to authors.
> Eg. You're displaying a spreadsheet and you really want to make sure
> the bright red background color on cells highlighting the federal
> budget deficit gets printed.

Ah, that's a good use-case for requesting that a specific part of the
page keeps its colors as specified, while you're okay with the rest of
the document getting changed.


Received on Friday, 12 August 2011 00:42:19 UTC