[whatwg] Comments on <canvas> tag
ian at hixie.ch
Wed May 17 06:34:27 PDT 2006
On Fri, 17 Jun 2005, David Flanagan wrote:
> Does the <canvas> tag really have no way to draw dashed and dotted
> lines? It seems to have everything else. Is this an oversight in the
Correct, it doesn't have stroke styles other than gradients, patterns, and
solid colours. It was an intentional omission since it was not considered
a high-use feature. (Similarly, text is not available in Canvas; you have
to overlay HTML if you want to mix text with the graphics.)
> Also. in 126.96.36.199 of the current-work spec, you've got the rgba() format
> specified with the space comming before the comma. (Third paragraph). I
> imagine that this is a mistake, right?
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