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Re: [css3-ui] cursor:auto (Issue 48)

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 7 Feb 2015 18:15:28 -0800
Message-Id: <DDCFE0FE-85CD-46A7-AFF3-A4DF70D42D5C@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>, Tantek Çelik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>
To: Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>
On Feb 3, 2015, at 9:49 AM, Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net> wrote:
> 
> 5) form controls:
> 
> dbaron said:
>> The case where we've gotten bug reports is authors look at
>> the spec and auto on a form control should mean the form
>> control cursor and on a link the link cursor. I think we
>> should say what switching is a part of auto.
> 
> If ''auto'' shows ''default' unless it is over selectable text, you
> would get the behavior you want on form controls. Even if it didn't,
> this can be expressed with regular CSS.
> 
>  button, input[type=button], ... {cursor: default;}

That doesn't seem to account for file upload controls, which could potentially need three cursors: one for the button, one for the text field (in some Operating Systems), and one for everything else. 
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