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We should give transparent attachments in Phabricator a checkered background
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MediaWiki (discussed in T28470) gives transparent files a checkered background so that one can actually see it; we should consider doing this in Phabricator too, as currently you cannot see white images easily (such as the white Wikimedia logo attached to T69).

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MC8 created this task.Dec 16 2014, 11:20 AM
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Qgil added a subscriber: Qgil.Jan 16 2015, 10:27 AM

@MC8, would it be too much to ask for a link to the code providing this checkered background in MediaWiki? I'm happy to file this request upstream, and a link to our solutions will be useful.

MC8 added a comment.EditedJan 16 2015, 10:41 AM

The MediaWiki equivalent of this task is T28470, which resulted in this code being added to skins/common/shared.css:

.filehistory a img,
#file img:hover {
    /* @embed */
    background: white url(images/Checker-16x16.png) repeat;

Here's an example blank image.

Qgil lowered the priority of this task from Low to Lowest.Mar 13 2015, 11:59 AM
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