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Re: [css3-images] Changing the angles in gradients

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Tue, 17 May 2011 13:18:44 -0700
Message-ID: <4DD2D824.2040004@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 05/17/2011 12:57 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> So, we have three choices:
> A) Keep the angles as they are, with 0deg=East and 90deg=North
> B) Switch to screen-coord polar, with 0deg=East and 90deg=South
> C) Switch to bearing angles, with 0deg=North and 90deg=East
> Except for 'azimuth', current properties are consistent with either B
> or C, as they just use the angles for rotation, not direction.  I
> slightly lean towards B now, but I'd be okay with C too.
> Implementors, what do you think?  Are you okay with changing the angle
> definition?  If so, do you prefer B or C?

I don't think implementor's preference is nearly as important as the
authors' preference.

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