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[Bug 11991] Document should state that percentage heights and widths are not valid

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Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
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--- Comment #4 from Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com> 2011-03-30 18:30:58 UTC ---
Percentages are not allowed because they would be presentational. width/height
are intended to have a placeholder of the right size while the image is loading
so that the text doesn't move around.

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Status: Accepted
Change Description: added "The width and height attributes on img and other
elements are no longer allowed to contain percentages."
Rationale: Concurred with reporter's comments.

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