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Re: [filter-effects-2] Split functionality of 'filter' and 'backdrop-filter' into several properties

From: Dean Jackson <dino@apple.com>
Date: Thu, 25 Feb 2016 08:41:43 +1100
Cc: Sebastian Zartner <sebastianzartner@gmail.com>, "public-fx@w3.org" <public-fx@w3.org>
Message-Id: <EF335225-33E8-4BEE-A0AD-C95C03D691F4@apple.com>
To: robert@ocallahan.org

> On 25 Feb 2016, at 8:29 AM, Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org> wrote:
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> On Thu, Feb 25, 2016 at 9:58 AM, Dean Jackson <dino@apple.com <mailto:dino@apple.com>> wrote:
> 
> Although it's not just that it is a standalone property. It would be nice if you didn't have to escape out to SVG to do any fancy filter operation. Putting SVG in CSS is annoying.
> 
> How about coming up with CSS syntax for the full feature set of SVG filters in 'filter' instead of minting new properties?

I think there was a proposal for a longhand form of @filter in CSS a while back. Once that exists again, we can define the shorthand form in the more detailed syntax, like what we do for the existing filter functions.

Dean
Received on Wednesday, 24 February 2016 21:42:21 UTC

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