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Re: WD-css3-text-20021024 substantive comments

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sat, 1 Feb 2003 03:50:27 +0000 (GMT)
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Cc: Tantek Çelik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>, Christoph Päper <christoph@paeper.de>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0302010349320.16852-100000@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Fri, 31 Jan 2003, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> >
> > You could also extend the 'opacity' property to take <frequency> values as
> > well to allow the oh-so-currently-fashionable-yet-annoying sine-wave
> > throbbing effect in some desktop user interfaces.
> 
> Great!  And we could add some properties to specify the exact graphics API the
> browser should use to do this!  Or at least whether it should use hardware
> acceleration for the throbbing effect!
> 
> </sarcasm>
> 
> Interesting that the "opacity" property does exactly that, no?  ;)

That's being removed in the next draft, actually.

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