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Re: [cssom-view] DOMRect with aliases x, y to left, top?

From: Henrik Andersson <henke@henke37.cjb.net>
Date: Thu, 26 Sep 2013 23:44:34 +0200
Message-ID: <5244AAC2.1010909@henke37.cjb.net>
To: Dirk Schulze <dschulze@adobe.com>
CC: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Dirk Schulze skriver:
> On Sep 26, 2013, at 11:24 PM, Henrik Andersson <henke@henke37.cjb.net> wrote:
>> Dirk Schulze skriver:
>>> Hi,
>>> Would it be possible to add alias attributes 'x' and 'y' that point to 'left' and 'top'? That would make it more compatible with SVGRect and the SVG WG could start replacing SVGRect[1] with DOMRect as well for a unified platform.
>>> Greetings,
>>> Dirk
>>> [1] https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/API/SVGRect
>> I brought it up less than a week ago. The thing is, the x and y
>> properties would work differently than the left and top properties. At
>> least when setting them. The rectangle has an invariant to enforce.
> I am asking for aliasing top, left, not have additional attributes.
> Anyway, how is your problem different from having left,right to width and top, bottom to height? Setting one of them must change one of the other attributes as well.
> Greetings,
> Dirk

My point is how the width and right properties change when left and x
are set. X changes right, left changes width.

One models the moveable rectangle and the other models the stretchy
Received on Thursday, 26 September 2013 21:45:08 UTC

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