[whatwg] Styling of area elements (as displayed within referencing image)
ian at hixie.ch
Fri Feb 13 12:03:53 PST 2009
On Wed, 11 Feb 2009, L. David Baron wrote:
> > http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#image-maps-0
> That text seems ambiguous in the case of values like 'cursor:
> inherit' on area elements (and the possibility of future values that
> also take values from the parent element). In particular, the text:
> # has a value explicitly specified (as opposed to inheriting it
> # from the element's parent)
> seems self-contradictory regarding 'cursor: inherit'.
I've reworked this to use another approach that should make more sense.
Let me know if it still has problems.
Since an <area> element can be hooked up to several <img> elements, the
getComputedValue() API still returns the value from the original element
(inheriting from its real parent). I hope that's ok.
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