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Re: svg2: merge in content from SVG Color

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 20 Aug 2012 21:21:12 +0200
Message-ID: <1577677546.20120820212112@w3.org>
To: Leonard Rosenthol <lrosenth@adobe.com>
CC: "public-svg-wg@w3.org" <public-svg-wg@w3.org>
On Monday, August 20, 2012, 9:08:28 PM, Leonard wrote:

LR> This is all great stuff - but it's pretty useless unless you can
LR> get the rest of the "HTML family of standards" to also adopt it.

Well, one of them has to be first. 

LR> For example, if I have an image with an embedded ICC profile, it
LR> should render exactly the same regardless of whether it is
LR> specified in HTML, CSS, SVG, Canvas, etc...Right now, it's completely inconsistent.

LR> Any chance we could get the rest of the world to align with
LR> some/all of these various color aspects.

CSS should be next (CSS4 Image, perhaps).

Its possible that (with the new editors) we could get Canvas to update, too.

HTML ... lets see how the others do first. HTML5 sort-of talks about rendering and sort-of defers to CSS.

 Chris Lilley   Technical Director, Interaction Domain                 
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead, Fonts Activity Lead
 Co-Chair, W3C Hypertext CG
 Member, CSS, WebFonts, SVG Working Groups
Received on Monday, 20 August 2012 19:21:47 UTC

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