Bug 58445 - [css3-background] Support percentages in border-width
: [css3-background] Support percentages in border-width
Status: RESOLVED WONTFIX
Product: WebKit
Classification: Unclassified
Component: CSS
: 528+ (Nightly build)
: PC Mac OS X 10.5
: P2 Normal
Assigned To: Nobody
http://jsfiddle.net/leaverou/DFLHw/
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Reported: 2011-04-13 08:53 PDT by Lea Verou
Modified: 2011-05-18 17:31 PDT (History)
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Description Lea Verou 2011-04-13 08:53:40 PDT
Backgrounds & Borders allows for percentages in border-width and they refer to
the width of the containing block:
http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-background/#the-border-width

However, as the testcase demonstrates, they are not yet supported in Webkit.
Comment 1 David Barr 2011-05-17 23:30:15 PDT
> http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-background/#the-border-width
As at the time of this comment, that draft is labeled 'W3C Candidate Recommendation 15 February 2011'.

Whereas in the 'Editor's Draft 17 May 2011':
http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css3-background/#the-border-width
... the prose about percentages for border widths has been removed.

See this thread on www-style for some context:
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2011May/0371.html
Comment 2 Mike Lawther 2011-05-18 17:31:11 PDT
Closing as the CSS editor indicates this is not a planned feature.

Please reopen if that changes.