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Re: [css-transforms] 'transform-box' defaults in svg

From: Amelia Bellamy-Royds <amelia.bellamy.royds@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Sep 2015 17:18:57 -0400
Message-ID: <CAFDDJ7zKEEEcPBCB1V2-xfikEy3U+nEs6aQ__=j+7_W-HaqdMQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Dirk Schulze <dschulze@adobe.com>
Cc: Erik Dahlström <erik@xn--dahlstrm-t4a.net>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, "public-fx@w3.org" <public-fx@w3.org>
I couldn't find the resolution, but if I recall correctly, the SVG WG had
resolved to ask for the "used value" text from `transform-origin` to be
replaced with a change in default based on user agent stylesheets.  It may
have not been a formal resolution, pending running it by the specs editors,
and instead it got dropped...

Some background from Cameron in June:


On 28 September 2015 at 16:02, Dirk Schulze <dschulze@adobe.com> wrote:
> Since we're already agreed to use the user agent style sheet to set the
> SVG-specific `transform-origin`, it might make sense to use the same
> mechanism for setting `transform-box`.  Then come up with a universal
> mapping of CSS reference boxes to SVG reference boxes that will be
> consistent across all specs.
> I am fine with this change if that is the pattern we agreed on. Do you
> have a reference to a CSS property where we explicitly do that?
> Greetings,
> Dirk
Received on Monday, 28 September 2015 21:19:27 UTC

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