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Re: [css3-ui] Outline interoperability

From: Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>
Date: Tue, 9 Dec 2014 21:49:44 +0100
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>, Tantek Çelik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>
Message-Id: <6E0C8CFE-5D30-4C18-A1D0-8A83F782A059@rivoal.net>
To: Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>

> On 09 Dec 2014, at 19:35, Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com> wrote:
> 
> On Dec 9, 2014, at 5:46 AM, Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net> wrote:
> 
>> This includes Issue 51 (https://wiki.csswg.org/spec/css3-ui#issue51), but is significantly broader.
>> 
>> How and where the outline is defined in very loose terms, and implementations vary widely, leading to numerous interoperability issues.
> 
> One of the biggest interop issues with outline I think is the behavior of “outline: auto”, which, in WebKit, is tuned to give focus-ring behavior. This affects some of the behaviors you tested below.

Lovely. I just went through the TCs, and in both webkit and blink auto makes the behavior of the outline a lot less buggy and more similar to IE/Presto. In every other browser, auto parses fine, but makes the outline invisible.

So, yeah, there's some work to be done on interop...

 - Florian
Received on Tuesday, 9 December 2014 20:50:09 UTC

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