Re: RFC: stroke-alignment property for SVG and Inkscape

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Re: RFC: stroke-alignment property for SVG and Inkscape

Alexey Murz Korepov
2015-08-26 12:16 GMT+02:00 Tavmjong Bah <tavmjong@...>:
> Just to bring others up-to-date. We discussed 'stroke-alignment'
> yesterday at the SVG WG meeting (conveniently located in Paris). The
> feeling was that the initial allowed values should be 'left' and
> 'right' as it is easy to define how these values work for paths that
> contain overlapping loops. The values 'inset' and 'outset' are more
> complicated and require finding path intersections, something that the
> browsers don't need to do (yet) for any other purpose.

In described an issue:
> How does this apply to open path segments? How are end caps handled?

Adobe Illustrator applies stroke alignment property only for closed
paths, if path becomes open - Illustrator immediately removes this
property and applying center alignment. Can we standardize same
behavior in Inkscape for solve this issue?

Best regards,
Alexey Murz Korepov.
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