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Re: TRANSPARENCY

From: Bob Holmes <rangsynth@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 6 Aug 2012 23:55:38 +0200
Message-ID: <CAMvo67YmiADwAq_KAbGqMmeRRgmM20g+sMBQ3grewWUQNGCn8g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Tony Schreiner <tonyschr@microsoft.com>
Cc: www-svg@w3.org
Ok. .Figured it out. Does the group require it be sent with CC instead? Do
I need to resend?

On Mon, Aug 6, 2012 at 11:49 PM, Bob Holmes <rangsynth@gmail.com> wrote:

> Rik asked me to resend to the group. How do you add a cc in gmail.
>
> Do you put a semicolon and then the address or is just <www-svg> enough?
>
> On 8/6/12, Tony Schreiner <tonyschr@microsoft.com> wrote:
> > Are you deliberately BCC'ing large mailing lists? Please don't do that.
> >
> > Thanks
> > - Tony
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Bob Holmes [mailto:rangsynth@gmail.com]
> > Sent: Monday, August 6, 2012 2:36 PM
> > To: Rik Cabanier
> > Cc: Nikos Andronikos
> > Subject: Re: TRANSPARENCY
> >
> > RESEND TO THE GROUP
> >
> > On 8/6/12, Rik Cabanier <cabanier@gmail.com> wrote:
> >> On Mon, Aug 6, 2012 at 9:29 AM, Bob Holmes <rangsynth@gmail.com> wrote:
> >>
> >>> Off Topic/Transparency
> >>>
> >>> In Delphi, they have a concept of transparency where you can set the
> >>> "Transparent Color" for a bitmap. If the color from the bitmap equals
> >>> the "transparent color" then it does not show on the screen. This is
> >>> from older methods of compositing where the composite is ignored for
> >>> the transparent color.
> >>>
> >>
> >> That's color key masking in PDF and PostScript.
> >>
> >>
> >>>
> >>> In new system with proper blending this must be a result of simply
> >>> setting the alpha of the source to zero?
> >>>
> >>
> >> No, I don't think it's possible. If you feel like SVG needs this, you
> >> should bring it up on the mailing list.
> >>
> >>
> >>>
> >>> If you are planning on including anything about transparency and
> >>> bitmaps that use a transparent color for whole pixels(like 24 bit
> >>> bitmaps where everything that is fuschia color is invisible or
> >>> equivalent to alpha of 0) in the spec then please let me know about
> >>> that and if there might be any catches at the blending side of things.
> >>>
> >>
> >
> >
> >
> >
>
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