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Re: radial-gradient() proposal

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 6 Nov 2009 14:52:36 -0800
Message-ID: <dd0fbad0911061452i65322538n6e284919c0b71012@mail.gmail.com>
To: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Cc: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>, Brendan Kenny <bckenny@gmail.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Fri, Nov 6, 2009 at 1:53 PM, Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Nov 6, 2009, at 11:07 AM, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
>> Changing the angle when I give an angle is considerably more "magic"
>> than actually drawing the angle I specified.
>
> I disagree. Diagonal angles in the image data of most image formats DO
> change when you change the height-width aspect ratio of the image.

Indeed they do.  But that's not what's happening.  We're not creating
an image and then transforming the aspect ratio.  We find the aspect
ratio and then paint into a box of the appropriate size.

~TJ
Received on Friday, 6 November 2009 22:53:35 GMT

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