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

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 18 May 2011 10:21:10 -0700
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>, "Robert O'Callahan" <rocallahan@gmail.com>, Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>
Message-Id: <0E49A27B-5458-40A4-8CD4-1514E35BA128@gmail.com>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>

On May 18, 2011, at 10:06 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:

> On Tue, May 17, 2011 at 12:57 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> 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
> 
> Based on the frankly overwhelming preference for C expressed in the
> various feedback channels, particularly the css3.info poll, I'll
> change the spec to use bearing angles.

The css3.info one was asked in a biased way, without presenting the opposing arguments very much at all. Isn't this something for the WG to decide, rather than just you?
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