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Re: Comments on SVG Compositing

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 9 Apr 2011 08:40:31 -0700
Message-ID: <BANLkTikYUWW7HdBjmSt=gwb+LGFeVH29_w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Alex Danilo <alex@abbra.com>
Cc: Rik Cabanier <cabanier@gmail.com>, www-svg <www-svg@w3.org>
On Sat, Apr 9, 2011 at 2:35 AM, Alex Danilo <alex@abbra.com> wrote:
> Hi Tab,
> When I get time I'll explain it to you on this list.
> clip-to-self is to enable Java2D compatible rendering.
> Nothing whatsoever to do with Photoshop or the Adobe imaging
> model.

Don't worry about it; I definitely understand the effect and use of
the property.  We've had the same argument about <canvas> compositing
(unfortunately, it's much more difficult to do a 'clip' there, as
there aren't really any path primitives).

Received on Saturday, 9 April 2011 15:41:19 UTC

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