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Re: [css3] "keep aspect ratio" feature

From: Zack Weinberg <zweinberg@mozilla.com>
Date: Thu, 20 Nov 2008 23:09:16 -0800
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Zack Weinberg <zweinberg@mozilla.com> wrote:
> Not a completely crazy idea, but you'd ultimately end up with one of
> these functions for every length property.  I think it'd be better to
> generalize immediately: prop('name') which evaluates to the computed
> value of the property named 'name', and can be used inside calc().

Or perhaps even prop(['selector',] name) -- one might want to get at
properties on a different element entirely.  (I think this is more
likely than for attr().)

zw
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