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[css3-page] Recommendation for page-size with UA interaction

From: Julian Viereck <julian.viereck@googlemail.com>
Date: Wed, 27 Mar 2013 23:37:29 +0100
Message-ID: <515374A9.1010203@googlemail.com>
To: Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@exyr.org>, spec:w3c:style <www-style@w3.org>
 From an internal chat I had with Simon:

On 3/26/13 9:28 AM, Simon Sapin wrote:
>> Julian Viereck wrote:
>>
>> We are talking here only about print-header/footer but similar things
>> apply for page-size. E.g. in Gecko/Firefox, the user can change the
>> page-size from the print-preview menu e.g. on Linux. There should be a
>> recommendation what todo if the website developer specifies a page-size
>> (e.g. disable page-size selection in the UA).
>
> Thatís a good point, I hadnít thought about it. Bring it up on 
> www-style (maybe a new thread.) Itís a bit more complex since the size 
> of the page box might not be the same as the size of the page (paper) 
> sheet.
>
> http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css3-page/#renderingpages
> http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css3-page/#positioning-page-box 

- Julian
Received on Wednesday, 27 March 2013 22:37:50 UTC

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