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Re: viewBox attribute in CSS units ?

From: Jon Ferraiolo <jferraio@Adobe.COM>
Date: Sun, 07 Nov 1999 20:31:25 -0800
Message-Id: <199911080428.UAA06697@mail-345.corp.Adobe.COM>
To: "Jojada Janto Tirtowidjojo" <jojada@csse.monash.edu.au>
Cc: <www-svg@w3.org>
It's much better if you send email with just text and no attachments. (I've
copied the text from your attachment below.)

In answer to your question, viewBox doesn't allow CSS units. Only unitless
numbers can be specified for the four values. (I'll make sure the spec is
unambiguous on this point.)

Jon Ferraiolo
SVG Editor
Adobe Systems Incorporated

At 03:03 PM 11/8/99 +1100, Jojada Janto Tirtowidjojo wrote: 

I am wondering if we may specify the viewBox attribute in CSS units, such as:
<svg  viewBox = “0mm 0mm 50mm 50mm” > ?
If yes, will a single unit in the user coordinate system become equivalent
to one CSS unit specifed in the viewBox (i.e 1 mm) ?

Received on Sunday, 7 November 1999 23:29:01 UTC

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