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RE: 1.2 feature request.

From: <DPawson@rnib.org.uk>
Date: Mon, 22 Apr 2002 08:52:14 +0100
Message-ID: <9B66BBD37D5DD411B8CE00508B69700F024A74C4@pborolocal.rnib.org.uk>
To: goessner@mecxpert.de, www-svg@w3.org
> i do know this quite helpful feature of autocad. but i 
> somewhere stumbled
> over another method to solve this kind of problems. consider 
> a pen like a
> dot '.', with that we can draw a line like this '_____'. a 
> thick pen '|'
> consequently will draw a thick line. if we would allow a pen 
> shaped like a
> colon ':', we would get a line visually consisting of two 
> lines '======'.
> wouldn't it be useful to have an attribute like
> strokeWidthDashArray="2 4 2"
> to draw everything with parallel lines of  arbitrary number and width?
> i am aware, that wishes could arise then to also support 
> different color,
> opacity and dash style for each sub-line.
> what do you think?

That's a good, alternative 'how' to achieve the same end result
. I'm prepared to leave that to the Working 
group, but it would provide the feature. 
Thanks for the input.

Regards DaveP


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