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Re: [css4-background][css4-text] @pattern rule

From: Sebastian Zartner <sebastianzartner@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 22 Oct 2012 10:39:36 +0200
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To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
>
> > Do you have some links to resources or discussions? Or were all
> > discussions about that just F2F so far?
>
> Just discussions at the F2F, but they were minuted:
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-svg/2012Sep/0044.html
>
Great, that's already an informative resource.


>  >> but I'm not sure how it would work right now.
> >
> > Mozilla already allows to use SVG filters within the CSS of a page. I
> assume
> > fillings defined in SVG could be used in a similar way. (A pure CSS
> solution
> > would be nicer, though.)
>
> Yeah, the cross-hatch stuff will just be a new type of paint server,
> so it'll integrate in the standard way (however Images 4 deals with
> it).  I'm talking about tighter than that - avoiding having to link in
> an external SVG file just to use some SVG fragments in CSS.
>
Agree. A tighter integration would definitely be better. That's what I was
trying to achieve with my @pattern rule. I guess at the end we could have
an @-rule with the properties defined according to what comes out of the
discussion for SVG.

Sebastian
Received on Monday, 22 October 2012 08:40:04 GMT

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