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Re: [whatwg] New canvas additions

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Thu, 20 Sep 2012 23:19:57 +0000 (UTC)
To: "RGraph.net support" <richard@rgraph.net>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1209202318470.27765@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
Cc: whatwg@lists.whatwg.org
On Mon, 27 Aug 2012, RGraph.net support wrote:
> 
> I've just read over the new(ish) canvas additions - paths, hit regions 
> etc and they sound great - but are they "final". ie Can they be expected 
> to be seen in browsers any time soon? I guess IE10 is wishful thinking, 
> but IE11? By which time other browsers may have implemented them.

That's a question for the browser vendors, and generally they don't want 
to answer those questions because announcing future plans is a marketing 
no-no. :-)

However, as far as whether they're "final", that's an easier answer: 
nothing is final until it is widely implemented.

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