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Re: Source-image offset/dimensions control for the image element

From: Jeff Schiller <codedread@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 13 May 2008 09:22:22 -0500
Message-ID: <da131fde0805130722r2c02dfbdhc9fd10fbb89ca928@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Dr. Olaf Hoffmann" <Dr.O.Hoffmann@gmx.de>
Cc: www-svg <www-svg@w3.org>
To make a bit of a tangent here:  I was always disappointed that there is no
way to display a raster image at its native resolution in SVG...

On 5/13/08, Dr. Olaf Hoffmann <Dr.O.Hoffmann@gmx.de> wrote:
> For me it was always surprising, that the image element has a viewBox
> attribute, but finally it has no effect.
> Interestingly the SMIL3 draft already reused viewBox for media to get such
> a clipping - I noted to them, that currently in SVG is does not have such
> an
> effect on the image element (or on video in SVGT1.2) , then the name was
> changed to panZoom to avoid confusion.
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/CR-SMIL3-20080115/smil-extended-media-object.html#q31
> This could be reused by SVG too, of course for any visible media ;o)
Received on Tuesday, 13 May 2008 14:23:06 UTC

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