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Re: Possible text-shadow enhancements

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 2 Mar 2011 14:40:08 -0800
Message-Id: <976EB227-C125-4B73-AA53-AB290230E155@gmail.com>
Cc: Brian Manthos <brianman@microsoft.com>, Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
To: Jordan OSETE <jordan.osete@gmail.com>

On Mar 2, 2011, at 1:30 PM, Jordan OSETE <jordan.osete@gmail.com> wrote:

> Same goes for inset, while it can allow nice effects, it is mainly
> useful with big fonts, and it may be much more complex to implement.

Isn't it just a matter of reversing the offscreen bitmap of the shadow prior to applying the spread and blur, and then cropping it and compositing it above the text instead of below it? It doesn't seem that much more complex. 
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