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Re: [css4-images] Add format() hints to image()

From: Jake Archibald <jaffathecake@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2013 20:49:58 +0000
Message-ID: <CAJ5xic-tc9zynYNfW5U4N_0O0m7LCeUuFPfkfhnHrP9e2eUnrA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Rik Cabanier <cabanier@gmail.com>
Cc: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>, "robert@ocallahan.org" <robert@ocallahan.org>, "liam@w3.org" <liam@w3.org>, W3C CSS Mailing List <www-style@w3.org>
Ahh I see. I think it's fair to say that only formats that have an
implementations in a user agent should be in the list, but it doesn't
need to be exhaustive.

I'm not an expert on print-oriented user agents like Prince, but from
a quick search it doesn't look like any support EPS, soooooo meh to

On 20 February 2013 17:24, Rik Cabanier <cabanier@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 20, 2013 at 8:06 AM, Jake Archibald <jaffathecake@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>> On 20 February 2013 04:37, Rik Cabanier <cabanier@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > I think EPS is old-school so shouldn't be included. (PDF is much better)
>> > The fact that it is executable code (Postscript is a programming
>> > language
>> > after all) should be enough to not include it as a supported format.
>> >
>> This isn't a list of formats the browser must support, it's a list of
>> formats the browser must indicate their level of support for.
> I understand that. I'm saying that EPS should not be on the list because no
> browser will ever support it.
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