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Re: [CSS3 Backgrounds and Borders Module] : 1 pixel corner color

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 24 Aug 2005 14:07:54 +0000 (UTC)
To: "R.J.Koppes" <rikkert@rikkertkoppes.com>
Cc: adelfino@gmail.com, www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0508241406540.16666@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Wed, 24 Aug 2005, R.J.Koppes wrote:
> everytime a device pixel has to "choose" between two colors, the latter 
> rule is applied. First check which border occupies the most space of the 
> device pixel, if both are equal, apply the latter rule.

This seems to preclude high-quality anti-aliasing. We definitely don't 
want to prevent UAs from making the Web page look even better.

What's the benefit in limiting what approximations a UA has to make when 
there are device limitations?

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