[webkit-dev] Proposal: Add webkitFillRule to canvas

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Fri Jan 4 17:42:12 PST 2013

On Fri, 4 Jan 2013, Rik Cabanier wrote:
> How about EOClip? That is a construct that is far more used than eofill.
> Will that get its own parameter too?

As specced it uses the same parameter.

> How about the interaction of stroking and this parameter (if you follow the
> spec's wording for stroking)?


> How about ispointinpath? Will that follow the winding rule in the 
> graphic state?

That's what the spec says currently, yes.

> How about hit regions? How can you specify the winding there?


> It's better to follow what almost every other graphics library has done:
> Add an EOFill and an EOClip.

This is the wrong mailing list to argue this, but in general I don't see 
why it's better. Just asserting that it is, or that other platforms do it, 
is not compelling.

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