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Re: [whatwg] canvas drawImage and EXIF orientation metadata

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@annevk.nl>
Date: Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:09:04 +0100
Message-ID: <CADnb78jkqPY-RNK6kPFeFGUAcd14PwH6+rwVGfY+WzPF5boE6Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Justin Novosad <junov@google.com>
Cc: whatwg <whatwg@lists.whatwg.org>, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
On Wed, Apr 16, 2014 at 3:45 PM, Justin Novosad <junov@google.com> wrote:
> I was wondering the same thing. From the image-orientation spec: "It applies
> only to content images (e.g. replaced elements and generated content), not
> decorative images (such as background-image)."
> So this property apparently has a considerably larger scope than just
> correcting the orientation of images from files, which I guess explains why
> it is in CSS.

I don't really follow the reasoning. But I guess if this has been
shipping in Firefox for a while we might be out of luck changing this.

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