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Re: [css3-images] image() function and file formats

From: Alan Gresley <alan@css-class.com>
Date: Fri, 21 Jan 2011 00:41:08 +1100
Message-ID: <4D383B74.2050505@css-class.com>
To: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>
CC: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On 20/01/2011 4:41 AM, Sylvain Galineau wrote:
>> From: www-style-request@w3.org [mailto:www-style-request@w3.org] On Behalf
>> Of Alan Gresley
>>    From a spec point of view that maybe correct but from an authors point of
>> view, this is a way to serve a SVG background-image to a browser that
>> supports SVG in background-image and allow the other browsers to just show
>> the PNG (IE9 does not support SVG in background-image). That is why the
>> SVG is on top.
> First, that's not correct: IE9 has supported SVG background-image for quite
> a number of public builds. The CSS Space Invader demo [1] uses multiple SVG
> backgrounds, for instance. In recent builds you can even reference a viewBox
> ID using a URL fragment and thus select multiple backgrounds from the same
> document.

Hello Sylvain,

I am incorrect. I had been testing and had confused other properties 
with background-image. What I should have saiVGd is that IE9 beta does 
not support S like background-image in other properties where you can 
use <property>-image. These are:


Alan http://css-class.com/

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