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Re: recommendations to css3 draft ...

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2004 19:37:22 +0200
Message-ID: <32759508.20040811193722@w3.org>
To: Brian Hunger <thebrunger@yahoo.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org

On Wednesday, August 11, 2004, 4:28:53 PM, Brian wrote:

BH> it'd be nice to be able to work with gradients for
BH> box-model backgrounds.

Yes, it would. For this, the backgrounds model needs to offer the
ability to stretch an image, as an alternative to tiling it. (It already
offers this in CSS3).

Then, an SVG image can be used to create a gradient as a background.
Replicating SVG functionality into CSS3 would be a bad direction.

 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
 Member, W3C Technical Architecture Group
Received on Wednesday, 11 August 2004 17:37:21 UTC

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