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Re: Proposal: content-size property

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Wed, 16 Jul 2008 17:04:59 -0700
Message-ID: <487E8CAB.9090605@inkedblade.net>
To: Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>
CC: "Michael A. Puls II" <shadow2531@gmail.com>, www-style@w3.org

Andrew Fedoniouk wrote:
> 
> Michael A. Puls II wrote:
>> Problem: Make an iframe or object's height expand to the height of its 
>> content
>>
>>   
> .....
> 
> David Baron proposed once to use 'max-intrinsic' and '[min-]intrinsic' 
> values for length units.
> 
> frame
> {
>   overflow: hidden;
>   min-width: min-intrinsic; /* so will never overflow in x direction  */
>   height: intrinsic; /* and neither do in vertical */
> }
> 
> p
> {
>   width: max-intrinsic; /* will never wrap */
> }

The WG accepted to use those keywords in the next Box Module draft.

http://www.w3.org/blog/CSS/2007/11/14/resolutions_3

I don't think we discussed behavior for replaced elements such as <iframe>s
though.

~fantasai
Received on Thursday, 17 July 2008 00:05:38 GMT

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