[whatwg] Adding SVG Filter-like functionality to Canvas 2D Context
ian at hixie.ch
Mon Jul 6 16:39:58 PDT 2009
On Tue, 7 Jul 2009, Hans Schmucker wrote:
> About interoperability: At least for me Canvas support seems very stable
> across browsers, which is why I'm comfortable asking for the next step,
> as long as including it doesn't change compatibility with existing JS
> code and wouldn't require needlessly complicated fallbacks. Both
> fallbacks and support would be pretty straight-forward for this.
This is about more than just <canvas>; if we add more canvas features now,
it takes resources away from other features in the spec. (Also, <canvas>
isn't _that_ well supported yet; there are many edge cases where support
is somewhat flaky.)
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