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Re: [css3-userint] Cursor names

From: David Håsäther <hasather@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 17 Sep 2011 23:59:00 +0200
Message-ID: <CAMPaTMco8vgqa85ndThS4eiwXbvLmAP-zzi-o-LQuB2+u6O8pQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Nicholas Shanks <contact@nickshanks.com>, www-style@w3.org
* Nicholas Shanks:

> I think the "spinning" cursor keyword from section 4.1 should be
> renamed "processing". At least on the Mac OS, what users call the
> 'spinning cursor' means that the user cannot interact with the
> application. Also, spinning describes a suggested appearance rather
> than the intent or status (copy is not plus, alias is not
> curved-arrow, etc).

The specification has been superseded by the “CSS3 Basic User
Interface” module, and the value is now called “progress”, see

David Håsäther
Received on Saturday, 17 September 2011 21:59:49 UTC

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