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Re: negative begin time (offset value)

From: Dean Jackson <dean@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 1 May 2002 13:02:58 +1000
To: iztok jeras <iztok.jeras@rattus.info>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <20020501030258.GA6691@grorg.org>
Iztok,

On Tue, 30 Apr 2002, iztok jeras wrote:

> Negative begin time for the SMI animation is stil not allowed:
> 
> SInce the document end in SVG is always undetermined, a negative offset value 
> in SVG is always an error.

The WG discussed this at length and my recollection was that
negative begin times are already allowed in SMIL and thus
SMIL animation and SVG.

> As I know SVG and SMIL WG have agreed that negative time should be permited in 
> SVG 1.1 and in the SVG 1.0 errata.

Correct, but I think we decided they already are.
It might be that current implementations do not handle
negative begin times.

Or am I mistaken?

Dean
Received on Tuesday, 30 April 2002 23:06:17 GMT

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