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Re: Agenda for Sept 25th call

From: Bruce Rindahl <rindahl@lrcwe.com>
Date: Thu, 25 Sep 2008 08:43:50 -0600
Message-ID: <48DBA3A6.4020108@lrcwe.com>
To: Jeff Schiller <codedread@gmail.com>
CC: public-svg-ig@w3.org

I am sorry but I can't make it today.
However, I would like to bring up for discussion the possibility of a 
new feature/attribute for SVG.  I am constantly fighting with the SVG 
default of the Y-direction is positive downward on the screen.  It is 
opposite of all GIS application as well as graphs and PostScript/PDF.  
Appling a transform="scale(1,-1)" inverts the text. What do you think 
about an additional attribute in the <svg> tag that allows the y 
direction to be reversed? say y-direction="inverted" ?

Bruce Rindahl
Received on Friday, 26 September 2008 09:00:44 UTC

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