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Re: generators in filters (or maybe even "anywhere there are images")

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Apr 2011 22:02:21 -0700
Cc: Dean Jackson <dino@apple.com>, public-fx@w3.org
Message-Id: <9AA2054E-439F-4227-BFD0-C4DCD280296E@gmail.com>
To: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>

On Apr 19, 2011, at 6:44 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:

> Stripes are already doable with linear gradients.  It turns out that
> you can get a checkerboard with just two linear gradients combined
> together <http://leaverou.me/css3patterns/>.  I dunno about
> haloes/star shines, but I'm not averse to them if they're useful.

Those are pretty amazing examples. And it re-inforces my belief that 'background-size' and 'background-position' are the most natural way to get repeating patterns of gradients (check out "polka dot' for instance). And they even have stars there.
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