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Re: [css3-mediaqueries] Handling non-square pixels

From: (wrong string) åkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 9 Jan 2008 17:52:49 +0100
Message-ID: <18308.64481.217802.258272@gargle.gargle.HOWL>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: www-style@w3.org

Also sprach fantasai:

 > Proposed changes:
 > 
 >    http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-mediaqueries/#device-aspect-ratio
 > 
 >    # In this specification, aspect ratio is defined as the number of
 >    # horizontal pixels over the number of vertical pixels.
 > 
 >    change to
 > 
 >    | In this specification, aspect ratio is defined as the horizontal
 >    | length of the device's display divided by its vertical length.

Done.

 >    http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-mediaqueries/#resolution
 > 
 >    # The resolution media feature describes the resolution of the
 >    # output device, i.e. the density of the pixels.
 > 
 >    Add
 > 
 >    | When querying devices with non-square pixels, in 'min-resolution'
 >    | queries the least-dense dimension must be compared to the specified
 >    | value and in 'max-resolution' queries the most-dense dimensions must
 >    | be compared instead. A fixed 'resolution' query never matches a device
 >    | with non-square pixels.

Added, except for the last sentecne. What do you mean by "fixed
query"? (I'm guessing: one that doesn't involve min or max?)
And, why wouln't it match?

Cheers,

-h&kon
              H,Ae(Bkon Wium Lie                          CTO ,A0~(Be,A.*(B
howcome@opera.com                  http://people.opera.com/howcome
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