W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-style@w3.org > June 2008

Re: [css3-mediaqueries] Width/Height Clarifications

From: Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>
Date: Thu, 05 Jun 2008 18:46:35 -0700
Message-ID: <484896FB.4030402@terrainformatica.com>
To: "Grant, Melinda" <melinda.grant@hp.com>
CC: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, Brad Kemper <brkemper@comcast.net>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>

Grant, Melinda wrote:
> Fantasai said:
>> Actually, I think the device-width/height should refer to the
>> page sheet size, not the page box. That's more analogous to
>> the screen size, since it's the physical medium size. (The
>> page box could be smaller than the page sheet, just like the
>> viewport is smaller than the screen size.)
> I agree that makes sense.
> Melinda

Terribly sorry for the interruption but I have to ask:

What if device-width/height are getting changed dynamically?
Let's say some mobile device that is changing screen orientation
dynamically. How MQ will handle this?

Andrew Fedoniouk.

Received on Friday, 6 June 2008 01:47:21 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Monday, 2 May 2016 14:27:37 UTC