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Re: computed values of properties

From: Erik Dahlstrom <ed@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 22 May 2012 14:10:19 +0200
To: "SVG public list" <www-svg@w3.org>, "Cameron McCormack" <cam@mcc.id.au>
Message-ID: <op.weplfhu1geuyw5@localhost.localdomain>
On Sat, 19 May 2012 07:02:07 +0200, Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>  

> One thing that the SVG 1.1 spec is missing is a definition of how the  
> computed values of properties are determined.  For example I notice just  
> now that stroke-width in Gecko will compute an em length down to a px  
> value and keep percentage values as specified, while in WebKit and Opera  
> both values are kept as specified.  As I go about reformatting our  
> property definitions to match CSS specs, I will put something hopefully  
> reasonable in for the "Computed value" lines, which I would then  
> appreciate review of.

SVG Tiny 1.2 defines the computed values for a subset of the properties  
used in SVG 1.1 (e.g the 'stroke-width' property [1]), unless we have good  
reasons for changing them I'd say let's keep what's already defined in  
Tiny 1.2.

[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/SVGTiny12/painting.html#propdef-stroke-width

Erik Dahlstrom, Core Technology Developer, Opera Software
Co-Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
Personal blog: http://my.opera.com/macdev_ed
Received on Tuesday, 22 May 2012 12:11:29 UTC

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