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Re: CSS WG comments on View Modes Media Feature spec

From: Marcos Caceres <marcosc@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 16 Mar 2010 20:17:39 +0100
Message-ID: <4B9FD953.6000505@opera.com>
To: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
CC: Daniel Glazman <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com>, public-webapps@w3.org, www-style@w3.org, Robin Berjon <robin@berjon.com>


On 16/03/10 8:14 PM, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Tue, 16 Mar 2010 20:04:37 +0100, Marcos Caceres <marcosc@opera.com>
> wrote:
>> On Thu, Mar 11, 2010 at 9:36 AM, Daniel Glazman
>> <daniel.glazman@disruptive-innovations.com> wrote:
>>> Hi WebApps Working Group.
>>
>>> 4. all these queries could/should have an event-based counterpart so the
>>> changes are detectable by code. We understand this is outside of the
>>> scope of this spec but that's still an important comment.
>>>
>>
>> I think CSSOM should cover this (but I don't know if it does).
>
> It doesn't and I'm not really convinced it should. At least not as some
> kind of generic mechanism. That wouldn't work well for some media
> features and most of the time is really not warranted.

Ok, fair enough - CSSOM might not be the place. Is there a generic CSS 
mechanism/API to detect query changes?

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Marcos Caceres
Opera Software
Received on Tuesday, 16 March 2010 19:18:16 GMT

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