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Re: [css4-background][editorial] round missing from the list of acceptable values for border-corner-shape

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Oct 2012 20:37:27 -0700
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Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
To: Lea Verou <lea@w3.org>

On Oct 11, 2012, at 6:03 PM, Lea Verou <lea@w3.org> wrote:

> Great work adding the border-corner-shape property, this was sorely needed!

Interesting. When was that added? It might be nice to have something in the document that says what is new.

> I'm in two minds about having it work with border-radius though, in cases of different horizontal and vertical radii, the fallback will be pretty bad for browsers that only support border-radius.

I'm not sure I agree.

> Anyway, to get on topic: It seems that its initial value (round) is not in the list of acceptable values (curve, bevel, scoop, notch). I assume that either it was forgotten, or the initial value should change to one of the four permitted values. [1]

I suspect 'round' was changed to 'curve' to avoid confusion with other uses of the word 'round' in CSS (in backgrounds and borders even).
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