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Re: [css3-values] recommendation for pixel units

From: Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@exyr.org>
Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2013 08:16:35 +0100
Message-ID: <514AB3D3.2040109@exyr.org>
To: Sylvain Galineau <galineau@adobe.com>
CC: James Holderness <j4_james@hotmail.com>, www-style <www-style@w3.org>
Le 21/03/2013 00:41, Sylvain Galineau a écrit :
> On 3/20/13 3:56 PM, "Simon Sapin" <simon.sapin@exyr.org> wrote:
>> I¹m not even convinced that 96 CSS px per physical inch is such a good
>> recommendation for typical printed paper. My viewing distance for
>> hand-held paper is much smaller than 71cm.
> CSS excludes print and 'similar high-resolution media' from anchoring to
> the reference pixel.

Yes, that’s what I’m referring to. In that case the anchor is physical 
units, which only match the reference pixel at a larger viewing distance 
than typical of paper.

Simon Sapin
Received on Thursday, 21 March 2013 07:17:00 UTC

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