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Re: img element height and width

From: Tina Holmboe <tina@greytower.net>
Date: Sat, 24 Jan 2009 20:10:07 +0100 (CET)
To: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
cc: XHTML WG <public-xhtml2@w3.org>
Message-ID: <tkrat.c8651140db5403ca@greytower.net>

On 24 Jan, Shane McCarron wrote:

> In working on the schema implementations, I noticed that we removed the 
> height and width attributes from the img element.  In my opinion this is 
> a bad idea - these are valuable hints during incremental rendering, AND 

  Do we know why they were removed? I find them very useful, tho we
  should point out that using them to scale images is bad practise.

 - Tina Holmboe       siteSifter                  Greytower Technologies
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