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Re: [css-shapes][cssom] Serializing Shape Values

From: Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Sep 2013 17:38:01 -0700
To: Rossen Atanassov <Rossen.Atanassov@microsoft.com>
CC: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, Bear Travis <betravis@adobe.com>, Dirk Schulze <dschulze@adobe.com>
Message-ID: <CE6F66BC.3092B%stearns@adobe.com>
On 9/27/13 10:19 PM, "Dirk Schulze" <dschulze@adobe.com> wrote:
>
>The specification says "computed lengths for <basic-shape>, the image
>with its URI made absolute, otherwise as specified". A often used pattern
>is:
>
>"as specified, but with URIs made absolute".
>
>The thing that  bothers me on "computed lengths for <basic-shape>" is
>that it requires transforming <percentage> to <length>. This seems not to
>be correct at the point.

The "computed lengths for <basic-shape>" clause was added back in 2011
when the computed value definitions were first added to the spec. Rossen -
do you recall the reason? Should we remove that clause for shape-outside?

Thanks,

Alan
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