Re: [css3-images] Resolving on gradient issues

On Aug 4, 2011, at 10:45 AM, Brian Manthos <> wrote:

> Brad Kemper:
>> That is a slanted way of characterizing it. The way I see it,
>> 'repeating-linear-gradient' is a way of simulating 'background-repeat'
>> on a possibly rotated canvas. background-repeat can already create a
>> repeating gradient (it just doesn't look good when the gradient path is
>> angled).
> Background-repeat has a specific meaning and capabilities.
> Let's not distort the meaning of background-repeat to include "if the <image> is gradient, then adjust the used background-size, apply a transform to that layer of background image rendering, and change the gradient brush such that ...".

That isn't what I suggested. 

Received on Thursday, 4 August 2011 19:04:13 UTC