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Re: Paged Media: Images and Vertical Justification (aka avoiding large blanks due to page breaks)

From: Laurens Holst <lholst@students.cs.uu.nl>
Date: Thu, 20 Apr 2006 10:24:40 +0200
Message-ID: <44474548.6010001@students.cs.uu.nl>
To: "Grant, Melinda" <melinda.grant@hp.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Grant, Melinda schreef:
> Hmm, yes this would be very cool.  Perhaps something like a
> "shrink-factor" that specifies how much an image or other replaced
> content can be scaled down to fit the page...?  That way the author can
> control whether or not the scaling occurs and by how much.

Why only replaced content? Think about powerpoint slides where if the 
slide has a little too much content, the point size is decreased to make 
it fit.

This could actually be *the* method to allow people to properly make 
slideshows without making assumptions about screen resolution!


Ushiko-san! Kimi wa doushite, Ushiko-san!!
Laurens Holst, student, university of Utrecht, the Netherlands.
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