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[whatwg] Canvas element

From: dolphinling <dolphinling@myrealbox.com>
Date: Wed, 20 Apr 2005 13:59:20 -0400
Message-ID: <42669878.8060205@myrealbox.com>
? wrote:
> I don't completely understand the rationale for the canvas-element in WA1.
> 
> It seems to overlap a lot with the use case for SVG. 

I'm guessing here, as I haven't really followed or studied it, but I 
believe it's a way for authors to change bitmap images through script, 
as opposed to vector images that SVG provides.

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