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Re: [css-overflow-clipping] First Draft of Overflow Clipping now available!

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Wed, 2 Oct 2013 16:33:22 -0400
Message-ID: <CAOp6jLaSWqppjTtdECQEOOG29an+CHUMF8gSYPbARmxR2-6g+A@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Wed, Oct 2, 2013 at 4:17 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:

> If it's not, then descendants of the element can paint/affect layout
> of stuff outside of the element.
>

Yes, but why is that important in this case?

Is the idea here that descendants of an overflow:clip element that's
outside the viewport don't even need to have style resolved on them? So we
anticipate authors creating a lot of elements that are overflow:clip and
positioning them over a large area?

Rob
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