[whatwg] 2D canvas feature proposal: text decoration
Tab Atkins Jr.
jackalmage at gmail.com
Thu Apr 18 18:38:40 PDT 2013
On Thu, Apr 18, 2013 at 4:42 PM, Rik Cabanier <cabanier at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 18, 2013 at 4:18 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage at gmail.com>
>> On Thu, Apr 18, 2013 at 3:40 PM, Rik Cabanier <cabanier at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > I think that all enumerated DOMStrings in CanvasDrawingStyles should
>> > move
>> > to enums. This seems cleaner and have no compatibility issues.
>> > However, if we keep them as DOMStrings, I agree that textDecoration
>> > should
>> > be one too.
>> If they're trying to take on the value of CSS properties, they should
>> absolutely *not* be enums. DOMStrings are the correct data type for
> Why is that? There's no difference to an author.
There is, the moment you have a multi-keyword value. ^_^
(Also, it lets you more easily just defer to CSS for the
interpretation of the property, rather than having to manually update
the enum when we add new values.)
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