[whatwg] gradient edge case
cabanier at gmail.com
Sat Sep 1 19:17:43 PDT 2012
Since Canvas has support for pattern, you could fairly easy emulate this
I think it would be handy if you could add the 'reflect' idiom to patterns.
On Sat, Sep 1, 2012 at 7:07 PM, David Dailey <ddailey at zoominternet.net>wrote:
> While on the topic, it seems like reflected linear gradients would be quite
> handy -- insert an "edge" into the stop-sequence and then reflect or repeat
> from there.
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> From: whatwg-bounces at lists.whatwg.org
> [mailto:whatwg-bounces at lists.whatwg.org] On Behalf Of Rik Cabanier
> Sent: Saturday, September 01, 2012 9:59 PM
> To: whatwg; public-canvas-api at w3.org
> Subject: [whatwg] gradient edge case
> Currently the canvas spec specifies the following:
> If x0 = x1 and y0 = y1, then the linear gradient must paint nothing.
> If x0 = x1 and y0 = y1 and r0 = r1, then the radial gradient must paint
> Why is this? It seems that the gradient should just be a line or circle
> has the first colorstop's on the left/inside and the last colorstop's color
> on the right/outside.
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