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Re: SVG Compositing operators backported?

From: Dean Jackson <dino@apple.com>
Date: Tue, 22 Mar 2011 08:31:18 +1100
Cc: Jasper van de Gronde <th.v.d.gronde@hccnet.nl>, Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>, www-svg <www-svg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <BEEB2CAF-935B-441D-BCFA-C8200163CAC3@apple.com>
To: Erik Dahlstrom <ed@opera.com>

On 18/03/2011, at 6:54 PM, Erik Dahlstrom wrote:

> On Thu, 17 Mar 2011 21:08:13 +0100, Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au> wrote:
> 
>> Jasper van de Gronde:
>>> I just heard that the SVG Compositing spec is nearly finished. This is
>>> very good news, as I think it's a marvelous addition to SVG! However,
>>> I'm wondering whether any of the new operations will be "backported" to
>>> filters?
>> 
>> By that do you mean will <feBlend mode=""> be extended to support all of
>> the keywords that comp-op can take?  I think that makes sense.
>> 
>> Erik, do you think we should make the Filters spec depend on
>> Compositing, extend <feBlend mode="">, and reference all of the blend
>> mode equations in Compositing?
> 
> It probably would be useful to have this in filters yes. I've created and assigned myself an action to sync the filter spec with svg compositing [1].

I agree. feBlend should be able to use the new compositing operators.

Dean
Received on Monday, 21 March 2011 21:32:23 GMT

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