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[css-animations] Starting animations with animation-play-state: paused

From: Shane Stephens <shans@google.com>
Date: Thu, 17 Oct 2013 14:44:53 +1100
Message-ID: <CAGTfzwRqOv2jZp407YyD1rw-gGgUgxoeO282eVsfx-DMD4XFNQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Cc: Steve Block <steveblock@google.com>
Hi list,

The current ED defines the behavior of animations when setting
animation-play-state: paused to be: "A paused animation will continue to
display the current value of the animation in a static state, as if the
time of the animation is constant."

It seems likely that this is intended to be extended to animations that
start paused - that is, animations that start paused should display the
value at (- animation-delay). This isn't completely clear from the current
wording, however, and neither Chrome nor Firefox currently exhibit this
behavior.

What is the intended behavior? Should we reword the specification to
clarify this?

Cheers,
    -Shane
Received on Thursday, 17 October 2013 03:45:20 UTC

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