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Re: [css3-ui] what to do if outline-offset is sufficiently negative (issue 38)

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:53:05 -0800
Cc: (wrong string) Çelik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>, "kennyluck@csail.mit.edu" <kennyluck@csail.mit.edu>
Message-Id: <3D392054-7D69-4B04-8DD7-2DE63E71A84D@gmail.com>
To: Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>
On Nov 24, 2014, at 11:17 AM, Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net> wrote:

>> Or just let the outline disappear once the offsets would overlap each other in either dimension. Just as if you had something like 'box-shadow: 0 0 0 20px white inset, 0 0 0 21px black inset', the visible part of the black shadow disappears at smaller box sizes.
> Thatí»s possible indeed, but I doní»t think I prefer it, as this risk to cause accidentally disappearing outlines, causing usability or accessibility issues

Is it worse than having the outline be a rectangle in the middle of the button, covering up the button's text?
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