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Re: [css-masking][svg2] maskType attribute and the HTML parser

From: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 27 Aug 2012 11:22:26 +0200
To: public-fx@w3.org, www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.wjo0boeuidj3kv@simons-macbook-pro.local>
On Mon, 27 Aug 2012 11:08:57 +0200, Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> About the new maskType attribute
>
> http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/FXTF/raw-file/tip/masking/index.html#MaskElementMaskTypeAttribute
> https://svgwg.org/svg2-draft/masking.html#MaskElementMaskTypeAttribute
>
> The HTML parser has a list of attributes that need case fixups on SVG  
> elements. It is unfortunate if this list needs updating when SVG adds  
> new attributes. If new elements and attributes in SVG are limited to  
> lowercase, the HTML parser does not need any changes. Please rename this  
> attribute to 'type' or 'masktype' or so.

This also applies to these new elements:

‘meshGradient’
‘meshPatch’
‘meshRow’

-- 
Simon Pieters
Opera Software
Received on Monday, 27 August 2012 09:23:01 GMT

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