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Re: [css3-mediaqueries] ratio

From: Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 28 Mar 2012 10:12:26 -0400 (EDT)
To: Florian Rivoal <florianr@opera.com>
cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <alpine.DEB.1.10.1203281011070.30520@wnl.j3.bet>
On Tue, 27 Mar 2012, Florian Rivoal wrote:

> On Mon, 26 Mar 2012 18:09:42 +0200, Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org> wrote:
>
>> Also, by "and since we have multiple inter-operable implementations, it 
>> does not make much sense to change it now." Do you mean that they all pass 
>> tests containing "ratio(16                /                9)" or just that 
>> they pass "ratio(16/9)"...
>> In the following test suite (linked form the CR doc) [2], I see only tests 
>> for "ratio(x/y)" without spaces, so I don't think that it will be hugely 
>> disruptive to do that change.
>
> Maybe the test suite is a bit light here, but I just checked, and all of
> Opera and Firefox and Chrome accept the ratio with spaces in it.

Yes, please add such test to the test suite so that it won't become an 
interop issue (and as I side note my parser aprse it this way as well)

> Given this and Tab's precision, I don't see the point in breaking
> interop at this stage.

Sure, especially as we got a better interop picture of it.
Thanks,

-- 
Baroula que barouleras, au tiƩu toujou t'entourneras.

         ~~Yves
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