[whatwg] Canvas 2d methods
hyatt at apple.com
Mon Jul 3 14:02:42 PDT 2006
I don't think it's intuitive to support chaining only on those
methods that happen to return null right now.
(hyatt at apple.com)
On Jul 2, 2006, at 4:01 PM, Ian Hickson wrote:
> On Mon, 3 Jul 2006, Håkon Wium Lie wrote:
>>> Anyway, this is all a straw man -- this isn't the reason that the
>>> doesn't allow this. It doesn't allow this because Safari didn't
>>> do it
>>> this way in the first place, and changing it would likely introduce
>>> bugs (while still not helping authors for some time anyway).
>> It's still early in the life of the canvas element, and we still have
>> the luxury of listening to good proposals. We can deal with the minor
>> problems that arise, and authors down the road will have a more
>> intuitive syntax. I like the proposal.
> Well as I mentioned, I'm fine with the idea per se, if implementors
> willing to change their implementations and fix any resulting bugs,
> the spec will follow.
> Ian Hickson U+1047E )
> \._.,--....,'``. fL
> http://ln.hixie.ch/ U+263A /, _.. \ _
> \ ;`._ ,.
> Things that are impossible just take longer. `._.-(,_..'--
More information about the whatwg