ISSUE-21: Allow four coordinates on 'background-position'

drop bg-size

Allow four coordinates on 'background-position'

CSS3 Backgrounds and Borders
Raised by:
Bert Bos
Opened on:
Alan Gresley (see
suggested dropping 'background-size' and instead add
optional bottom right coordinates to 'background-position':
'background-position: 0 0 0 0' is the same as 'background-size: 100%'
and 'background-position: 0 0' is the same as 'background-size: auto'.
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Related notes:

This is pretty much a duplicate of ISSUE-12.

Elika Etemad, 14 May 2008, 02:40:02


Elika Etemad, 11 Aug 2008, 10:10:14

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