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Re: [whatwg] Rename the 7-arg arcTo() to ellipseTo()?

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 24 Sep 2012 19:55:17 +0000 (UTC)
To: Jonas Sicking <jonas@sicking.cc>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.64.1209241954550.1904@ps20323.dreamhostps.com>
Cc: WHATWG List <whatwg@whatwg.org>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
On Mon, 24 Sep 2012, Jonas Sicking wrote:
> 
> I'm not at all convinced that that's true. Sure, it is fewer number of 
> functions to document and fewer number of functions for people to learn. 
> But that obviously isn't the only metric that we care about since then 
> we'd just cram all functionality into a single function with a huge 
> number of optional arguments.

We're talking about SVG path syntax here, not methods.

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