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Non-Scaling Stroke (was: SVG 1.2 Vector Effects [issue-2400])

From: Doug Schepers <schepers@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 18 Feb 2011 16:54:39 -0500
Message-ID: <4D5EEA9F.9030502@w3.org>
To: Rick <graham.rick@gmail.com>
CC: Paul Williams <pwilliams@infotrustgroup.com>, Jeff Schiller <codedread@gmail.com>, "ddailey@zoominternet.net" <ddailey@zoominternet.net>, "www-svg@w3.org" <www-svg@w3.org>, "chris@w3.org" <chris@w3.org>, "yan.li@sru.edu" <yan.li@sru.edu>, "yanli@scnu.edu.cn" <yanli@scnu.edu.cn>, "david.dailey@sru.edu" <david.dailey@sru.edu>
Hi, folks-

I see Chris answered the general questions about the Vector Effects module.

Non-scaling stroke, specifically, is an important one on my list as 
well.  I've added a reminder to our issue tracker (issue-2400) [1] for 
SVG 2, and we will try to move that forward as quickly as possible.

[1] http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/WG/track/issues/2400

Regards-
-Doug Schepers
W3C Team Contact, SVG, WebApps, and Web Events WGs


Rick wrote (on 2/18/11 2:01 PM):
>
>
> On Fri, Feb 18, 2011 at 1:52 PM, Paul Williams
> <pwilliams@infotrustgroup.com <mailto:pwilliams@infotrustgroup.com>> wrote:
>
>     I vote with Jeff on this one, FWIW.  Non-scaling strokes are one of
>     the key features needed for proper support of technical drawings in
>     SVG, and probably one of the most important.
>
>
> My vote goes in there as well.
>
> I remember we toyed with the idea that a stroke width of zero would
> always scale to one.  I liked that idea, but this is better.
>
>
>     -----Original Message-----
>     From: www-svg-request@w3.org <mailto:www-svg-request@w3.org>
>     [mailto:www-svg-request@w3.org <mailto:www-svg-request@w3.org>] On
>     Behalf Of Jeff Schiller
>     Sent: Friday, February 18, 2011 11:08 AM
>     To: ddailey@zoominternet.net <mailto:ddailey@zoominternet.net>
>     Cc: www-svg@w3.org <mailto:www-svg@w3.org>; chris@w3.org
>     <mailto:chris@w3.org>; yan.li <http://yan.li>@sru.edu
>     <http://sru.edu>; yanli@scnu.edu.cn <mailto:yanli@scnu.edu.cn>;
>     david.dailey@sru.edu <mailto:david.dailey@sru.edu>
>     Subject: Re: SVG 1.2 Vector Effects
>
>     On Fri, Feb 18, 2011 at 5:32 AM, <ddailey@zoominternet.net
>     <mailto:ddailey@zoominternet.net>> wrote:
>     >
>     >  2. What progress, if any, do we know of browsers or other user agents
>     >  actually implementing Vector Effects? I know that Opera has
>     implemented some
>     >  very important parts of 1.2. Is there any inventory of cross-browser
>     >  progress on the various parts of 1.2?
>
>     The only one that I know of is vector-effect="non-scaling-stroke"
>     which has been implemented by Opera and WebKit.  I would like to see
>     it implemented in Gecko and IE9+ but priorities seem elsewhere...
>
>     Jeff
>
>
>
>
>
> --
> Cheers!
> Rick
> "It's a summons."
> "What's a summons?"
> "It means summon's in trouble."
>                 -- Rocky and Bullwinkle
>

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