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Re: Gradients by angle (was Re: [CSSWG] Minutes and Resolutions 2009-08-12)

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Aug 2009 16:14:08 -0700
Message-Id: <A2BDEB7D-F5C8-4091-B852-80DE74BA78E6@gmail.com>
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>

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On Aug 13, 2009, at 3:14 PM, "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org> wrote:

> Now, I'm not sure what the desired behavior for angle gradients is.
> Is it that the gradient extends such that it runs from one corner of
> the background positioning area to the other,

Yes. That was the way I had it defined. Draw a line that is  
perpendicular to the specified angle that intersects the opposite  
corner, and that's where 100% is.

> which means there may
> not be a single line at the gradient angle that shows the whole
> gradient?

Often the case, depending on angle and box size. But all the colors  
are there, and they fill the box.

> Or should there be such a line somewhere within the box,
> and if so, where?

Not neccesarily. 
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