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Re: Are CSS animations a done deal?

From: Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>
Date: Tue, 30 Mar 2010 13:20:20 -0700
Cc: Lars Gunther <gunther@keryx.se>, "www-style@w3.org list" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-id: <3394D3BA-6D55-4F4A-9195-D17126370407@me.com>
To: robert@ocallahan.org

On Mar 30, 2010, at 11:38 AM, Robert O'Callahan wrote:

> On Wed, Mar 31, 2010 at 7:26 AM, Lars Gunther <gunther@keryx.se> wrote:
> A user that runs NoScript will still see CSS animations, is that an expected result? How long will it take until we see multiple bugs in Webkits's and Mozilla's bugzillas asking for a way to disable animations?
> 
> The expectation that disabling script disables animations doesn't hold today: disabling script doesn't disable plugins, or animated images, or <video>, or SVG animation. Nor should it disable CSS animations. We have separate control in Gecko for disabling animated images and that could be extended to disable CSS animations.

Agreed. You can also do something like this in your user stylesheet:

* { 
 animation-name: none !important;
}

Simon
Received on Tuesday, 30 March 2010 20:20:55 GMT

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