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Re: Use of CSS in SVG

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 25 Feb 2010 11:20:19 -0500
Message-ID: <4B86A343.7020701@mit.edu>
To: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
CC: www-svg <www-svg@w3.org>, public-fx@w3.org
On 2/25/10 11:13 AM, Doug Schepers wrote:
> We've formed a new task force (the Effects TF, or FXTF) with the CSS to
> make sure we align and coordinate better going forward. If you could
> list some of the CSS properties with conflicts in SVG, we could look at
> them more closely in that context (especially for SVG 2.0).

This would just be the list of all properties that changed between CSS2 
and CSS2.1, right?

> (FWIW, I think it was reasonable in this instance for SVG to use the
> 'clip' property as defined in CSS2.0... there was no indication that
> that definition was unstable.

I don't know what the timeline here was, so this is quite possibly the 
case, yes.  Fundamentally, the issue is that CSS2 as a whole was not 
stable (in spite of being a REC).

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 25 February 2010 16:20:55 GMT

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