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Re: [css3-values] new editor's draft (and [css3-box])

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Tue, 20 Jan 2009 11:37:43 +1300
Message-ID: <11e306600901191437r4f916e5cveab2b2237e4231e1@mail.gmail.com>
To: "David Woolley" <forums@david-woolley.me.uk>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, Jan 20, 2009 at 11:29 AM, David Woolley
<forums@david-woolley.me.uk>wrote:

>
> Alex Mogilevsky wrote:
>
>> I think this was proposed before, and there are good use cases.
>>
>> On high resolution monitors, 'px' unit is bigger than device pixel
>>
> + (e.g. px=1/96in while device pixel is 1/144in). This results in
>
> Such an implementation would be broken.  Valid values for px on such a
> device would be 1/72in or 1/144in.  My feeling is that it probably isn't
> high enough resolution to step to two device pixels per CSS pixel.
>

Yeah, in Gecko we ended up always rounding the ratio down, due to user
feedback.

Rob
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