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Re: region intrinsic size and aspect ratio

From: Edward O'Connor <eoconnor@apple.com>
Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2011 13:24:19 -0700
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-id: <m2tybf0yh8.fsf@eoconnor.apple.com>
Alex Mogilevsky wrote:

> Since making something a region (setting ‘flow-from’) takes over the
> element’s content, it should be reasonable to expect that intrinsic
> size of the region is calculated similar to that of a replaced element
> or iframe. Unless of course it is a situation where region is sized to
> content.
>
> That means that default region size is 300px by 150px, and if either
> width or height is not specified it gets its respective intrinsic
> value (because region does not have an intrinsic aspect ratio).

When this came up before, Hyatt proposed[1] and Vincent agreed[2] that
the intrinsic size of a region should be 0.


Ted

1. http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2011May/0293.html
2. http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2011May/0302.html
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