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Re: [css4-images] First draft of css4-images, feedback requested

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 8 Aug 2012 07:33:29 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDDh+J4X9V-1a4uno8tsV1kG-b7O1CCGx1M3S9ipxOpSvw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Cc: Brian Manthos <brianman@microsoft.com>, "Aharon (Vladimir) Lanin" <aharon@google.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>, Kang-Hao Lu <kennyluck@csail.mit.edu>
On Tue, Aug 7, 2012 at 11:44 PM, Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Aug 7, 2012, at 12:42 PM, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Tue, Aug 7, 2012 at 12:38 PM, Brian Manthos <brianman@microsoft.com> wrote:
>>> I think “background” has been (ab)used enough.
>>>
>>> If the feature is important, make it part of image() not background.
>>
>> Definitely agree, though if I explored this in more detail, I'd do it
>> with an @image at-rule that was basically creating a simplified form
>> of SVG filters/etc in CSS.
>
> That sounds like it'd be harder to animate.

Not necessarily.  You'd "just" define the way in which animating an
<image-graph> or whatever works, which would involve animating the
sub-properties.  I highly doubt you'd ever want to animate just some
of the parts of it, after all.

~TJ
Received on Wednesday, 8 August 2012 14:34:17 GMT

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