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Re: [CSS21] intrinsic ratio, intrinsic values and svg elements

From: Gérard Talbot <www-style@gtalbot.org>
Date: Thu, 6 Sep 2012 23:43:04 -0400
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To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: "Public W3C www-style mailing list" <www-style@w3.org>

Le Jeu 6 septembre 2012 23:00, Tab Atkins Jr. a écrit :
> On Thu, Sep 6, 2012 at 7:32 PM, "Gérard Talbot" <www-style@gtalbot.org>
> wrote:
>> What is the intrinsic ratio of the svg element in this test? And how do
>> you figure it out?
>
> It has no intrinsic ratio.
>
> An SVG has an intrinsic width or height if the 'width' or 'height'
> attributes are specified on it.  It has an intrinsic ratio if the
> 'viewBox' attribute is specified on it (in which case the ratio is
> determined from the ratio of the width/height of the box so
> specified), or implicitly if it has an intrinsic width and height.
> (Having any two of width, height, and ratio implies the third
> automatically.)
>
> So, the SVG in this test has an intrinsic height (due to the 'height'
> attribute), but no intrinsic width or intrinsic aspect ratio.

Ok. Thank you, Tab. I appreciate your assistance here.

An svg element is by definition an inline replaced element, right?

Gérard
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