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[Bug 11386] Defer <video> rendering (letterboxing) to CSS

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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=11386

--- Comment #11 from Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> 2011-01-11 18:11:18 UTC ---
(In reply to comment #10)
> (In reply to comment #9)
> > This should be defined in HTML, in the UA stylesheet.  It's perfectly fine to
> > have styles for <video> and <img> be different there.
> 
> Precisely, this was my thinking too. So it's not out of scope for HTML, then?

Ah, talking past each other.  I meant that it was out-of-scope for HTML to
define the rendering itself, since CSS can now handle it.  It's perfectly
appropriate (and necessary) for HTML to define *what* CSS is used to handle it.

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