[whatwg] [html5] image argument for drawImage (canvas)
ian at hixie.ch
Thu Jan 12 12:21:25 PST 2006
On Thu, 12 Jan 2006, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> It is unclear whether or not styles are inherited when painting
> HTMLImageElement or HTMLCanvasElement. Most implementations do not seem
> to do anything with CSS at all that may be specified on
> HTMLImageElement, but it is not clear from the specification what
> exactly should be done with the argument (HTMLImageElement opr
> HTMLCanvasElement). I assume that in some way the resource pointed to by
> HTMLImageElement.src should be used and HTMLCanvasElement.toDataURL()...
I don't understand why the CSS would even be relevant. The spec says to
use the image of the HTMLImageElement (or HTMLCanvasElement); that image
is unrelated to CSS. You could implement <canvas> in a non-CSS UA.
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