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Re: Comments on CSS Transitions

From: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>
Date: Sat, 28 Feb 2009 10:56:46 +1100
To: David Hyatt <hyatt@apple.com>
Cc: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, www-style@w3.org, www-svg@w3.org
Message-ID: <20090227235646.GB13533@arc.mcc.id.au>
David Hyatt:
> My own preference would be (for simplicity) to just stick with  
> transitioning on the computed value and to just say "Tough" to people  
> who want to animate width this way, but maybe others disagree.  We  
> continue to get bugs in WebKit from confused people trying to animate  
> auto widths to fixed values (or percents to fixed values) and not  
> understanding why it doesn't work.

This would be consistent with SVG animation, which interpolates between
computed values.

Cameron McCormack ≝ http://mcc.id.au/
Received on Friday, 27 February 2009 23:58:43 UTC

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