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Re: [css3-mediaqueries] tv and screen media types

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 27 Oct 2010 10:58:42 +0200
To: "www-style list" <www-style@w3.org>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <op.vk78j4u564w2qv@anne-van-kesterens-macbook-pro.local>
On Tue, 26 Oct 2010 20:45:51 +0200, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>  
> I suggest that the 'tv', 'handheld', and 'projection' media types be
> allowed to match at the same time as a 'screen' media type.  That way
> Google TV could use both 'screen' and 'tv' media types.

I think we should just admit defeat on 'tv' and 'handheld' and let Media  
Queries reign.

> As well,
> Opera could use both 'screen' and 'projection' when the browser was
> fullscreened, and both 'screen' and 'handheld' on phone browsers.
> (Other browsers could as well, of course.)

I think that over time 'projection' will be replaced by the full screen  
API, which has its own Selectors additions that should be sufficient for  

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Wednesday, 27 October 2010 08:59:21 UTC

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