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Re: CSSStyleDeclaration: Setting only a value or a priority

From: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2013 22:45:18 +0200
To: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, "Peter Sloetjes" <pjs.nl@live.com>
Message-ID: <op.w1rvxsuwidj3kv@simons-macbook-pro.local>
On Tue, 13 Aug 2013 21:04:32 +0200, Peter Sloetjes <pjs.nl@live.com> wrote:

> On Tue, 13 Aug 2013 16:54:47 +0200, Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>   
> wrote:
>
>> Could CSS custom filters be used to address this use case?
>
> Clearly there are more color domains than rgba. Transforms in those  
> domains do require custom implementations, because they normally are  
> nonlinear in the rgba-domain.

I don't know enough about CSS custom filters to tell if it's feasible for  
these use cases or not.

> Other use cases do not involve graphics at all, such as custom  
> transformations of font sizes.

Is IE's 'zoom' property inadequate for this use case?

> My request is basically to remove the built-in inefficiency at this very  
> low level of the specification.

Yes, I understand that. I just need to know what the use cases are and see  
whether there are other solutions that address those use cases *better*.

cheers
-- 
Simon Pieters
Opera Software
Received on Tuesday, 13 August 2013 20:40:21 UTC

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