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Re: HTML Canvas 2D Context exit criteria (was RE: CfC: Request transition of HTML Canvas 2D Context to Candidate Recommendation)

From: Tom Wiltzius <wiltzius@google.com>
Date: Mon, 26 Nov 2012 18:27:44 -0800
Message-ID: <CAK-G-KXEm10KJo-uZ1t9==Uh4kz2ykCrdLuzfaUwXQkzMRkPoQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz>
Cc: Rik Cabanier <cabanier@adobe.com>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
I believe we discussed the possibility of moving Canvas2D forward ahead of
HTML5 at TPAC and it sounded like it was a legitimate option, process-wise.
Is that not the case?


On Mon, Nov 26, 2012 at 11:42 AM, Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz> wrote:

> On 26.11.2012 19:50, Rik Cabanier wrote:
>
> > The Canvas 2D editors believe that our spec should not wait that long.
> > The Canvas 2D spec is significantly smaller than the HTML one and is
> already implemented with comprehensive test suites on several browsers.
> > In addition, the at-risk features (such as hit regions) will most likely
> see significant changes in the near future and will end up in the next
> revision.
>
> I don't have informed opinion on how stable and impemented Canvas 2D is.
> However it would be quite strange if Canvas 2D as an extension of HTML5
> will gain REC status before HTML5 on top of which is layered.
>
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