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Re: [css-masking] 'mask: none' clear all masking operations

From: Sylvain Galineau <galineau@adobe.com>
Date: Mon, 15 Jul 2013 13:11:35 -0700
To: Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>, "Robert O'Callahan" <robert@ocallahan.org>
CC: www-style <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <CE09A49A.7F69%galineau@adobe.com>

>>On Mon, 15 Jul 2013 00:51:07 +0200, Robert O'Callahan
>><robert@ocallahan.org> wrote:


>>A grave problem with #4 is that "-webkit-mask: url(...)" would not work
>>if you just unprefix it blindly.

We did that for CSS gradients across all browsers. It was a rather painful
mess but much of said pain was really due to gradients' widespread use and
largely interoperable support prior to the change. To the extent masks are
less common and interoperable this kind of change may be less risky.



 









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