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Re: [CSS3Units] angles should not be normalised

From: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>
Date: Fri, 28 Nov 2008 10:38:13 +0100
Message-ID: <492FBC05.1080508@disruptive-innovations.com>
To: Dean Jackson <dino@apple.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org

Dean Jackson wrote:
> CSS3 Values and Units says this in 3.4.5:
> [[[
> Angle values should be normalized to the range 0-360deg by the user 
> agent. For example, -10deg and 350deg are equivalent.
> ]]]
> I propose this be removed. User agents should not normalize the values, 
> since the direction of rotation can be important, or even the fact that 
> it occurred (for example, rotating 360deg is not the same as staying 
> still, even though you end up at the same place).

I agree. We did not have transitions and animations in mind
(unfortunately) when we wrote that.

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