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Re: Property to disable SVG filters

From: Oliver Hunt <oliver@apple.com>
Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2008 11:24:16 -0800
Message-Id: <43F46F90-DCC2-4DF6-9965-7AA7717A3D63@apple.com>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
To: "Dr. Olaf Hoffmann" <Dr.O.Hoffmann@gmx.de>

This worries me, we already have filterRes which can be used to tune  
down the quality in exchange for performance.  I'm not sure what the  
benefit of having a vendor specific css property to (effectively)  
just disable filters despite them being otherwise supported by the  


On 23/01/2008, at 11:03 AM, Dr. Olaf Hoffmann wrote:

> As far as I understand this, such a property
> '-moz-filter-rendering' can only be used as a
> property for example in an external style sheet,
> the style element or the style attribute, not as
> a presentation attribute?
> Another approach would be to use an own
> namespace an the extension mechanism of
> SVG to avoid conflicts and problems with
> undefined attributes. Such an approach
> pronounces, that there is currently no such
> attribute in any SVG version, whatever the
> future may bring.
> There are a few similar things from adobe
> arround using such an extension.
> If it was no problem that adobe used its
> own namespace and extensions, then it
> should be no problem for mozilla too ;o)
Received on Wednesday, 23 January 2008 19:24:45 UTC

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