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Re: baseline-shift

From: Alex Danilo <alex@abbra.com>
Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2010 17:08:52 +1000
Message-Id: <SURK1L.48YJ9XFDWFE@abbra.com>
To: Robert Longson <longsonr@gmail.com>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
Most likely since 'baseline-shift' has existed in a W3C Recommendation
since late 2006 (XSL-FO), whilst the CSS reference is still a Candidate
Recommendation (2 steps to get finished:-)

See:

http://www.w3.org/TR/xsl/#baseline-shift

So, IMHO deprecation is not particularly sensible.

Alex

--Original Message--:
>Hi,
>
>Why did SVG define baseline-shift
>(http://www.w3.org/TR/SVG/text.html#BaselineShiftProperty) rather than
>using the existing vertical-align
>(http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS2/visudet.html#propdef-vertical-align) CSS
>property?
>
>Should SVG 2.0 deprecate baseline-shift and use vertical-align instead?
>
>Best regards
>
>Robert.
>
>
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