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Re: [css3-mediaqueries] Width/Height Clarifications

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 09 Jun 2008 14:35:20 +0200
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: www-style@w3.org, "Grant, Melinda" <melinda.grant@hp.com>
Message-ID: <op.uchek6oe64w2qv@annevk-t60.oslo.opera.com>

On Thu, 05 Jun 2008 21:21:56 +0200, fantasai  
<fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
> I would like to see Melinda's proposed wording used to define
> (device-)width/height, as I believe the current wording is wrong and does
> not match the sentences defining how it maps to paged and continuous  
> media.
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2008Jun/0009.html [end]

Ok, changed.

On Thu, 05 Jun 2008 21:20:06 +0200, fantasai  
<fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
> 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.)
> That's the conclusion we reached in Medford, anyway.


Please review:


Anne van Kesteren
Received on Monday, 9 June 2008 12:36:17 UTC

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