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Re: [Media Queries] aspect ratio

From: Spartanicus <mk98762@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 22 Aug 2007 11:57:18 +0100
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Timur Mehrvarz <timur.mehrvarz@web.de> wrote:

>>> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-archive/2007Aug/0033.html
>>
>> Why would you need media queries to do this?
>>
>>> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-archive/2007Aug/0034.html
>>
>> I can see the need for a viewport width media query for that use  
>> case, I
>> don't see any purpose for an aspect-ratio media query.

[...]

>The desired criteria is the aspect ratio of the rendering area. I  
>really don't want to use a width based query here.

Sorry I may have been thrown by your rendering example images being
shown as desktop windows. Are your use cases for a small screen portable
device that can be switched into portrait or landscape mode?

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Spartanicus
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