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Re: [css3-mediaqueries] (min-resolution: 0dpi) is false in several browsers.

From: Divya Manian <manian@adobe.com>
Date: Tue, 23 Oct 2012 11:22:44 -0700
To: Lea Verou <lea@w3.org>, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
CC: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <CCAC2E45.421E%manian@adobe.com>
On 10/23/12 11:18 AM, "Lea Verou" <lea@w3.org> wrote:

>On Oct 22, 2012, at 02:56, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
>
>> Let's turn this around.  What possible use cases are there for "0dpi"?
>>What would that even mean?
>
>Well, itıs too late for this now, but if it was allowed from the very
>beginning, it could serve as a mechanism for feature detection. i.e. it
>would always be true, as long as the resolution media feature was
>supported. Same goes for seemingly useless values of other media features.

Ideally it should be served by @supports. It appears like we are trying to
validate a hack. 
Received on Tuesday, 23 October 2012 18:23:23 GMT

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