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Re: quality of authoring tools' output (was Versioning and html[5])

From: Dão Gottwald <dao@design-noir.de>
Date: Thu, 19 Apr 2007 10:45:35 +0200
Message-ID: <46272C2F.7040404@design-noir.de>
To: Elliott Sprehn <esprehn@gmail.com>
CC: Sander Tekelenburg <st@isoc.nl>, public-html@w3.org, wri-talk@webrepair.org

Elliott Sprehn schrieb:
> The filter property is an extension that IE supports. Its (potentially) 
> useful for loading DirectX/ActiveX components that provide visual effects.
> Its frequently used to load png images that utilize the alpha channel 
> since IE6 doesn't support that by default.

As well as achieving CSS opacity. I.e. |opacity: .8| more or less equals 
|filter: Alpha(opacity=80)|, off the top of my head.

Received on Thursday, 19 April 2007 08:45:59 UTC

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