[whatwg] Canvas and Paths

Rik Cabanier cabanier at gmail.com
Wed Mar 12 21:30:32 PDT 2014

>> I don't think the arguments for removing these are compelling. The
>> problems with the APIs have been addressed (e.g. there's no ambiguity in
>> the case of overlapping text), the use cases are clear (e.g. drawing text
>> around an arc or drawing a label along a line graph's line), and the API
>> now supports the constructs to do unions of fill regions.
> Where is the union of fill regions specified? All I see is segments
> aggregation.

I found this in the spec:
Unfortunately, it is not enough because it doesn't let you aggregate paths
with different winding rules.

It also can't be implemented efficiently (or at all) since it relies on a

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