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RE: Five new proposals about CSS

From: David Pratten <d1@jibekjoly.net>
Date: Tue, 18 Oct 2005 09:41:14 +0600
To: <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <E1ERiLw-0001xY-3V@lisa.w3.org>

> Why wouldn't something simple like
> "background-color:
> gradient(red,orange,rgb(100,100,100),yellow)"
> be good enough?
> It's true that many people will want something much
> fancier and so instead will use an SVG image with
> background-stretch/zoom/size/whatever, so it might
> seem a bit pointless. However, it would still be nice
> if such simple gradients like fading from color to
> color at the corners didn't require making an aditonal
> HTTP request or including a data URI in the styling.

Yes this would be very useful.

Received on Tuesday, 18 October 2005 03:41:30 GMT

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