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Re: [Media Queries] aspect ratio

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 04 Sep 2007 10:07:50 +0200
To: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>, www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.tx4d7cha64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Tue, 21 Aug 2007 20:57:17 +0200, Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>  
> Before drawing conclusions, it seems worthwhile to collect use cases
> for aspect ratio. Do we care about devices, windows, or both? What
> kind of queries do people want to write? What kind of media features
> and values are needed to express those queries?

As far as I can tell aspect ratio is kind of useless. You either want to  
do a layout based on the width of the screen or the height (or maybe  
both), but the aspect ratio doesn't really help with that. I might be  
missing something though.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Tuesday, 4 September 2007 08:12:02 UTC

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