[whatwg] CSS canvas() function
Tab Atkins Jr.
jackalmage at gmail.com
Wed Dec 1 17:43:05 PST 2010
On Wed, Dec 1, 2010 at 5:37 PM, Robert O'Callahan <robert at ocallahan.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 2, 2010 at 2:25 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Wed, Dec 1, 2010 at 5:20 PM, Robert O'Callahan <robert at ocallahan.org>
>> > In the absence of compelling use cases, I'd just leave it at <img>,
>> > <canvas>
>> > and <video> and whitelist in more elements later if necessary.
>> <input type=image>? <object>/<embed> seem to have roughly equivalent
>> use-cases to <video> (though perhaps we just want to encourage
> <object> can contain fallback content which might get tricky. Also, plugin
> objects don't have a useful intrinsic size.
> Why would anyone use <input type="image"> instead of <img>?
I don't think they would. I'm just saying, it's equivalent in
rendering behavior to <img>.
I'm okay with restricting it to the big 3, I'm just exploring the
problem space first.
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