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Re: Are CSS animations a done deal?

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Tue, 30 Mar 2010 14:43:40 +1300
Message-ID: <11e306601003291843s3b146464y1d4e184e0d34bc19@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org, Lars Gunther <gunther@keryx.se>
On Tue, Mar 30, 2010 at 2:27 PM, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com> wrote:

> On Mon, 29 Mar 2010 14:22:18 -0700, Lars Gunther <gunther@keryx.se> wrote:
>> 2010-03-29 23:16, Robert O'Callahan skrev:
>>> My personal opinion is that CSS Animation makes sense for presentational
>>> animations, but I don't want to see CSS Animation used for animations
>>> that are essentially animated images (like most Flash ads).
>> Mark my words. That will happen!
>> To many "ninjas", too many "clever" people, too much incentive!
> Sure they will, but there's not really any disadvantage compared to them
> using some JavaScript-based solution instead.

Yeah, but I'd rather they used SVG animation or some other content-based
declarative animation instead.

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