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Re: in-between values

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 1 Feb 2011 19:58:43 -0800
Message-ID: <AANLkTimjzj1w4Dt=zh2NVupwmV142kxMksf=ksNMeZRo@mail.gmail.com>
To: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Cc: Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>, timeless <timeless@gmail.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, Feb 1, 2011 at 3:14 PM, Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com> wrote:
> Wait  Do you mean it is not possible to draw a box that is some midpoint in
> size and position between a border box and a padding box? Or changing the
> gap and/or dash size to get something in between a solid border and
> the dash/gap size of a normal 'dashed' border? I don't see why not. Maybe I
> am misunderstanding your "yeah".

You can mid() such a value if and only if it's animatable (at least
theoretically).  You can define how to blend a dashed and solid
border, but that would then allow you to *animate* between a dashed
and solid border as well.


>> blend() might be a better name.
>
> Meh. I don't feel strongly about that, but it doesnt seem like an
> improvement to me.

They're both better than my idea of interpolate(), so whatever.  ^_^

~TJ
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