The color keyword ‘currentColor’ doesn't work in the CSS linear-gradient function

Confirmed Issue #1328019 • Assigned to Brian M.


Jan 12, 2015
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Expected Results:


With the use of the currentColor keyword in the CSS linear-gradient() function, the background should be filled with the computed value of the color CSS property as it is defined in the CSS3 specification of W3C.

Actual Results:


Chrome: No repro

Firefox: No repro

Safari 8: No repro

Edge: Repro

IE11: Repro


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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Christian F.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Christian F.” to “Brian M.”

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

      Changed Assigned To from “Brian M.” to “IE F.”

      Changed Status from “Confirmed” to “Won’t fix”

      Changed Steps to Reproduce

      Changed Steps to Reproduce

      Changed Steps to Reproduce

      Changed Assigned To to “Matt R.”

      Changed Status from “Won’t fix” to “Confirmed”

      Changed Assigned To from “Matt R.” to “Brian M.”

      Changed Steps to Reproduce

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