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Re: Concern about -webkit-mask

From: John Daggett <jdaggett@mozilla.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Apr 2012 14:10:37 -0700 (PDT)
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <1172444322.1153228.1334178637433.JavaMail.root@zmmbox3.mail.corp.phx1.mozilla.com>
Daniel Glazman wrote:

> I was pinged by a french web designer who sees an increasing number of
> -webkit-mask properties [1] used in production sites. AFAIK, this has
> never been submitted to this WG and it seems we're going to be again
> in a trap, *again*, if this spreads too much in the wild. Maybe we need
> to do something about it in this WG?
>
> [1] http://www.webkit.org/blog/181/css-masks/

The use of SVG clip-path, mask and filters was proposed as a better
alternative to this:

http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-svg/2008Sep/0041.html

Regards,

John Daggett
Received on Wednesday, 11 April 2012 21:11:07 GMT

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