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[whatwg] Canvas context.drawImage clarification

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 30 Jul 2009 10:36:36 -0400
Message-ID: <4A71AFF4.8010302@mit.edu>
Gregg Tavares wrote:
> If it's so clear, why do you think 2 of the 4 browsers that implemented 
> it apparently got it wrong?

Because the implementations preceded the current spec text; they were 
just implementing "something like Apple's Canvas" without trying too 
hard to be compatible in edge cases.

> Would making the spec more explicit have avoided their mis-intepretation?

Given the above, unlikely.

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 30 July 2009 07:36:36 UTC

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