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Re: Multiple splash screen dimensions

From: Filip Maj <fil@adobe.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Dec 2011 14:43:55 -0800
To: "public-native-web-apps@w3.org" <public-native-web-apps@w3.org>
CC: Brian LeRoux <brian.leroux@nitobi.com>
Message-ID: <CB0BC381.1F21%fil@adobe.com>
That's a good point... Not sure why we did that. Probably laziness :)

I agree with you Marcos, the user agent should figure that stuff out.

On 11-12-12 9:48 AM, "Marcos Caceres" <w3c@marcosc.com> wrote:

>I'm was looking at:
>
>https://build.phonegap.com/docs/config-xml
>
>And see that Phonegap is allowing multiple splash screens so that splash
>screens can be matched up nicely to the most appropriate screen
>dimensions.   
>
>We should probably do the same in our spec.
>
>Phonegap guys, are you finding that people are including multiple splash
>screens?  
>
>I'll just say that the only thing I don't like about the phonegap
>solution is that the dev has to put in the width and height values (its
>really error prone) in W3C widgets, we make the device look those up
>(unless the format has no intrinsic width/height, as is the case with
>SVG). That way, the device can determine the best fit dynamically at
>start up (and store that on first run, for optimization sake).
>
><splash src="splashes/ipad3_retina_omg_crazylarge_VERTICAL.png" />
><splash src="splashes/ipad3_retina_omg_crazylarge_HORIZONTAL.png" />
>
>
><splash src="splashes/ipad.png" />
>
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><splash src="splashes/iphone_retina.png" />
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><splash src="splashes/iphone_3gs.png" />
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>
>
>
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>etc.  
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>--  
>Marcos Caceres
>
>
Received on Monday, 12 December 2011 22:44:36 GMT

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