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RE: My #1 request for CSS3

From: Braden N. McDaniel <braden@shadow.net>
Date: Wed, 21 Oct 1998 23:05:26 -0400
To: "Leonard Rosenthol" <leonardr@Adobe.COM>, "W3C Style Sheets Mailing List" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <002301bdfd68$d163d9d0$01000080@bonezero>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Leonard Rosenthol [mailto:leonardr@Adobe.COM]
> Sent: Wednesday, October 21, 1998 8:11 PM
> To: braden@endoframe.com; W3C Style Sheets Mailing List
> Subject: Re: My #1 request for CSS3
> At 6:51 PM -0400 10/21/98, Braden N. McDaniel wrote:
> >An alpha component for color values.
> >
> 	Why would you want this in CSS, instead of as part of SVG?  (I'm
> assuming that you want alpha for transparency, yes?)

Could you elaborate on your reasoning?

I don't see why this would be an "either/or" situation. SVG would not be
able to endow transparency to the things CSS could (text and background
colors), nor would CSS be able to endow a vector graphics file format with


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