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Re: [css4-values] border-image-repeat 'extend' keyword?

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Mon, 19 Dec 2011 22:13:01 -0500
Message-ID: <4EEFFD3D.3010906@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 12/19/2011 03:37 PM, Brad Kemper wrote:
> It seems very specific to border-image and background. I don't know what else a 'round()' function on width and height would consider. So if it is just for border-image and background, and doesn't make sense when 'border-image-repeat' and 'background-repeat' values other than 'repeat' are used, then that is where it should be authored. It would be more like adjusting the margin than like adjusting actual 'width' and 'height' values.

No, actually, there's a use case for rounding values to the nearest 'em'
in East Asian contexts. Also, you can't automatically handle rounding
the height for borders and backgrounds if you have different tile sizes
for different backgrounds or border-image: how can you tell which size
to use?

Also, this has some very interesting layout impacts, so it shouldn't
be specified in Backgrounds and Borders. (Margin collapsing, for example,
is impacted.)

> Do we have a CSS4 backgrounds and borders wiki?

I have a Tracker instance I've been dumping things into:

But like I said, I don't think it goes there.

Received on Tuesday, 20 December 2011 03:13:31 UTC

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