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Re: [css-masking] Using masks and clipping to allow or inhibit selections or events.

From: Dirk Schulze <dschulze@adobe.com>
Date: Fri, 23 Nov 2012 07:17:08 -0800
To: Ian Tindale <ian.tindale@gmail.com>
CC: "public-fx@w3.org" <public-fx@w3.org>
Message-ID: <5B2EA25A-BBA4-43E1-8462-309AEE4F6A4C@adobe.com>

On Nov 22, 2012, at 11:39 PM, Ian Tindale <ian.tindale@gmail.com> wrote:

> It’s not quite the same. I imagine being able to draw an SVG “gasket” through which only certain areas are responsive at all in any way, and all other areas are masked out. If this were a default approach for all web apps, we’d turn the user agent from being a browser, to being an app substrate, diminishing the inherited characteristic of the browser being essentially a hypertext viewer in origin. 

Dit you try the 'pointer-events' property[1]? Works in all browsers for SVG.

Greetings,
Dirk

[1] https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/CSS/pointer-events

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> On 23 November 2012 01:27, Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org> wrote:
> CSS user-select
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> Ian Tindale
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