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Re: ISSUE-213 (text outline): Advance notice of deprecation for textOutline [TTML.next]

From: Michael Dolan <mdolan@newtbt.com>
Date: Thu, 23 May 2013 07:32:41 -0600
Message-Id: <F9E52C5F-8095-41A6-A354-E19D76138EEB@newtbt.com>
Cc: "public-tt@w3.org" <public-tt@w3.org>
To: Timed Text Working Group <public-tt@w3.org>
Ok in concept for v. Next but object to any hint that a decoder would be permitted to ignore the current attribute.

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On May 23, 2013, at 6:55 AM, "Timed Text Working Group Issue Tracker" <sysbot+tracker@w3.org> wrote:

> ISSUE-213 (text outline): Advance notice of deprecation for textOutline [TTML.next]
> 
> http://www.w3.org/AudioVideo/TT/tracker/issues/213
> 
> Raised by: Sean Hayes
> On product: TTML.next
> 
> All of the major browsers have declined to implement text-outline, and as a result it is dropped from CSS3. Instead they have adopted text-shadow which is probably sufficient for our needs.
> 
> e.g. try : 
> .region {
>      background-color:grey;
> }
> p {
>    color:white;
>    text-shadow: 0px 0px 1px black , 0px 0px 3px black, 0px 0px 3px black;
> }
> 
> I suggest we put a note in the SE to the effect that we intend to deprecate this in v.next and replace it in v-next with textShadow.
> 
> 
> 
> 
Received on Thursday, 23 May 2013 13:33:17 UTC

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