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Re: [media-queries] Browser full screen and CSS media types

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Wed, 18 May 2011 22:29:46 +1200
Message-ID: <BANLkTim28x1Ai7c6dyGmgBoysYt8ttdNHg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Andrew Scherkus <scherkus@google.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
On Wed, May 18, 2011 at 5:28 PM, Andrew Scherkus <scherkus@google.com>wrote:

> Is there still any interest in having a CSS media type for browsers that
> support a "chromeless / F11 key" full screen mode?
> For example, Opera switches the CSS media type to @projection and I believe
> is the only browser to do so.
> Reason being is that Mozilla's javascript fullscreen API proposal [1]
> introduces a new media type @full-screen and I'm curious how the
> "chromeless" mode should interact (if at all) with their proposal.

The current plan is to use a boolean media feature "fullscreen" that's
orthogonal to the media types. At least "handheld", "projection", "screen"
and "tv" should all be compatible with "fullscreen".

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every day to see if what Paul said was true." [Acts 17:11]
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