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Re: [css-device-adapt] CSS Device Adaptation and Screen Orientation API

From: Kenneth Rohde Christiansen <kenneth.r.christiansen@intel.com>
Date: Sun, 11 Nov 2012 20:26:44 +0100
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To: Mounir Lamouri <mounir@lamouri.fr>
Cc: www-style@w3.org, florianr@opera.com

On Sun, Nov 11, 2012 at 6:34 PM, Mounir Lamouri <mounir@lamouri.fr> wrote:
> The issue is that I doubt any UA will allow any random web page to force
> the orientation without a user interaction, especially if the browser
> isn't fullscreen.

That is why the css-device-adapt spec says that this should be ignored for
normal web browsing and only be honored in fullscreen or in web apps.

> I'm not aware of a declarative way to go fullscreen
> yet so it might make this feature not implemented by most UA.
> But again, I will not fight to have it removed, I just doubt that we
> (Mozilla) will implement that any time soon and likely never if the
> context stays the same.
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