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Re: outline-radius

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Mon, 12 Mar 2012 10:50:41 -0500
Message-ID: <4F5E1B51.9070202@mit.edu>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 3/12/12 10:43 AM, Brad Kemper wrote:
> I think it should be automatic. The 'border' of 'border-radius' doesn't
> mean that it only affects the border. It just means that the border box
> is where you measure the radius. It also affects the radius of the
> padding box and content box, and /should/ also affect the outline.

But how, exactly?  The outline need not be rectangular, while 
border-radius specifies curvature for precisely 4 corners.

For the simple case of one single box for an element, the two can be 
treated interchangeably, of course.

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