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[whatwg] canvas elements <rect> <polygon> etc

From: Edward O'Connor <hober0@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Mar 2007 18:38:09 -0400
Message-ID: <86hcsqt7e6.fsf@rakim.cfhp.org>
ddailey at zoominternet.net wrote:

> Those who have worked with Canvas for the past several years have
> probably written documents somewhere to explain just why the two specs
> (SVG and Canvas) should not be merged. If someone could point me toward
> that rationale, I will emerge enlightened and grateful (having shed both
> my naivite and my stubbornness).

Please excuse the analogy, but try thinking about it this way: canvas is
to Photoshop as SVG is to Illustrator.


Edward O'Connor
hober0 at gmail.com

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Received on Monday, 12 March 2007 15:38:09 UTC

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