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Re: [css-will-change] establishing containing block for fixed-positioned elements

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Fri, 4 Dec 2015 16:14:46 -0800
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20151205001446.GA6944@pescadero.dbaron.org>
On Friday 2015-12-04 16:07 -0800, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> Why do you think that abspos-CB generators don't need to be handled?

Because the only abspos-CB generated that's not also a fixpos-CB
generator is (I think) 'position', and I don't think there's much of
a use case for 'will-change: position'.

(Does anyone really want to rapidly toggle between absolute and
relative positioning at 60 Hertz?)


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