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Re: CSS Device Adaptions: orientation

From: Rune Lillesveen <rune@opera.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2012 13:18:59 +0100
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.v8jdtxrt8isf1p@id-c1005.oslo.osa>
On Tue, 03 Jan 2012 10:15:25 +0100, Kenneth Rohde Christiansen  
<kenneth.christiansen@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 2, 2012 at 4:17 PM, Rune Lillesveen <rune@opera.com> wrote:
>>> So I suggest that the properly should only be respected for stand-alone
>>> web
>>> apps or when in fullscreen (FullscreenAPI spec). But of course, doing  
>>> this
>>> one way for Qt doesn't really matter if others do it differently :-)  
>>> so I
>>> was very interested in what others are thinking about this.
>>
>>
>> I'm not opposed to adding a 'should' statement to the spec about this.  
>> The
>> reason it was added in the first place was for widgets/web-apps/games,  
>> etc.
>
> Great!
>
> We could write something like:
>
> This property is used to request that a document is displayed in
> portrait or landscape mode and can be used to enter a specific
> orientation and inhibit orientation changes when tilting the device.
> The property should be respected for standalone web apps and when the
> document is displayed in fullscreen. It is recommended that it is
> ignored for normal web navigation to avoid confusing the user.

Added to ED.

-- 
Rune Lillesveen
Layout Group Manager
Core Technology Department
Opera Software ASA
Received on Monday, 23 January 2012 12:19:37 GMT

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