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Re: SVG <length> to <length> | <percentage>

From: Dirk Schulze <dschulze@adobe.com>
Date: Sun, 19 Aug 2012 19:46:21 -0700
To: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>
CC: "www-svg@w3.org list" <www-svg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <9473F59C-F183-4368-A34B-41A36CD308F2@adobe.com>

On Aug 19, 2012, at 7:27 PM, Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au> wrote:

> Dirk Schulze:
>>>> <color> and <angle> Don't need special casing anyway.
> Cameron McCormack:
>>> What about units for <angle>?
> Dirk Schulze:
>> CSS supports all of SVG and more. The default is 'deg' for us in SVG.
> But that is a difference, so special casing is still needed.  (We might 
> handle this just with a single sentence referring to css3-syntax to turn 
> on the "parse with units" flag for <angle>, <length> and whichever other 
> types need it, but it still needs to be mentioned.)

Yes, for now we should mention that units are not needed for presentation attributes. The meaning for <length> is already specified. Hopefully this is not needed once we have css3-syntax in RC.

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