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Re: magic corner gradient revisited

From: Florian Rivoal <florianr@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 09 Aug 2011 23:58:40 +0900
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.vzybv2m54p7avi@eeeflorian>
On Tue, 09 Aug 2011 23:51:26 +0900, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
wrote:

> On Tue, Aug 9, 2011 at 6:04 AM, Florian Rivoal <florianr@opera.com>  
> wrote:
>>> It may be omitted; if so, it defaults to "to bottom".
>>
>> I am somewhat uncomfortable with having the direction when everything is
>> omitted be different from 0 deg, but the current wording makes it  
>> equivalent
>> to 180 deg.
>
> That's been the behavior for forever.  I based it off the fact that
> the plurality of linear gradients on the web were vertical, and it
> seemed most natural to have the colors start at the top rather than
> the bottom.  I'd rather not change it unless there's a very good
> reason.

My only reason is I find 0 to be a more intuitive default. If there is
already consensus that the current default is good, ignore me.

    - Florian
Received on Tuesday, 9 August 2011 14:59:16 GMT

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