W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-svg@w3.org > March 2006

Re: [SVGMobile12] SVGT12-207: Section 7.13 doesn't say how to get aspect ratio from viewBox

From: Andrew Shellshear <Andrew.Shellshear@cisra.canon.com.au>
Date: Tue, 21 Mar 2006 11:26:09 +1100
Message-ID: <441F4821.10104@cisra.canon.com.au>
To: www-svg@w3.org
CC: ian@hixie.ch

Ian Hickson wrote:
> In section 7.13 the SVG 1.2 Tiny spec says:
>
> # [...] the aspect ratio is calculated from the width and height of the 
> # viewBox specified for the current SVG document fragment.
> 
> The specification does not say _how_ this is done. Should the height be 
> divided by the width, or vice versa, or something else?

We have added:

The aspect ratio is calculated by dividing width by height.

to the list of rules for calculating the intrinsic aspect ratio.

Please let us know shortly if this does not resolve your comment.
Received on Tuesday, 21 March 2006 00:26:28 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Friday, 8 March 2013 15:54:34 GMT