Re: [css3-ui] using <image> instead of <uri> in cursor (Issue 44)

> On 25 Nov 2014, at 20:37, Rick Byers <> wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 25, 2014 at 12:55 PM, Dirk Schulze < <>> wrote:
> On Nov 25, 2014, at 2:10 PM, Florian Rivoal < <>> wrote:
> > Raised in issue 44: <>
> >
> > currently, the cursor property takes its images from a list of <uri>. It should use a list of <image> instead, to get access to the various functional notations defined for this value type. This is backward compatible as <uri> is a valid value of <image>.
> I agree for CSS UI level 4. As you said, <image> is backward compatible. However, I am not so sure if linear/radial gradients and all other <image> values are supported in all browsers. My suggestion is to change it in the next level.
> Right.  Blink (and I believe still WebKit) currently support only <> image-set.

Or we can do like css-backgrounds-3 did: <>

Which allows people who want to get ahead to do so by combining specs, while not making it a conformance breaking things to only support the <uri> subset of <image>.

 - Florian

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