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Re: Image orientation for backgrounds

From: Rik Cabanier <cabanier@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:56:07 -0700
Message-ID: <CAGN7qDAZG+h7UaEM015wThRcfrdBn1Lvaa3LbGctYquGseM7Lw@mail.gmail.com>
To: "liam@w3.org" <liam@w3.org>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 3:05 PM, Liam R E Quin <liam@w3.org> wrote:

> On Tue, 2014-04-15 at 13:38 -0700, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> >   People use images with bad exif data all over the
> > place, or else we wouldn't have to have this as a switch; we'd just
> > mandate that browsers respected EXIF.
>
> In any case there should probably be a way to override it. And
> presumably a way for JavaScript to determine that the image is being
> displayed rotated (e.g. a computed rotate property?).


Why?
If a user really wanted to know, he could parse the EXIF data himself.
Received on Wednesday, 16 April 2014 01:56:36 UTC

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