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Re: [CSS21] Paged Media: page box initial size

From: Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 3 Oct 2005 14:15:38 +0200
To: "www-style Mailing List" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-Id: <200510031415.39095.bert@w3.org>

On Thursday 29 September 2005 17:18, Christian Roth wrote:
> Hello,
>
> I seem to have lost the place where it is defined how to establish
> the size of the page box (<http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/page.html>). I
> think this used to be done with the 'size' property in CSS2, but this
> is no longer in CSS21.

The 'size' property is not defined in level 2 anymore, but in the Paged 
Media module: http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-page/#page-size-prop

That module is a Candidate Recommendation, so 'size' is still a valid 
CSS property.

Which "module" or "level" we put a feature in is a function of the 
availability of resources and convenience of editing, but it has no 
influence on the status of those features. (On the other hand, Profiles 
do distinguish among features; e.g., 'size' is required for Print, but 
optional for Mobile.)



Bert
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