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Re: Applying SVG properties to non-SVG content

From: Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>
Date: Sat, 12 Jul 2008 23:46:55 +0200
Cc: www-style@w3.org, www-svg <www-svg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <73BBBC60-F5DD-4FA0-B0DB-658B491718A9@berjon.com>
To: robert@ocallahan.org

On Jul 12, 2008, at 00:04 , Robert O'Callahan wrote:
> As per SVG, SVG paint servers are not affected by effects on  
> ancestors.

And that's fine. I worry about the following though:

> If you're talking about the element-as-background extension, I  
> haven't written down a proposed spec for that yet. But when I do, it  
> will also ignore clip, opacity and other effects on the ancestors of  
> referenced elements. Is that surprising? I can't think why you'd  
> want it any other way.

I can't say that I have a strong opinion on this, but I believe it  
clashes with this: http://www.w3.org/TR/SVGMobile12/linking.html#LinksIntoSVG

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Robin Berjon - http://berjon.com/
Received on Saturday, 12 July 2008 21:47:32 GMT

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