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Re: HTML5 embedded SVG - height/width: auto

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 17 Jan 2011 17:05:22 +0100
Message-ID: <988481317.20110117170522@w3.org>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
CC: Andrei Bucur <abucur@adobe.com>, "www-svg@w3.org" <www-svg@w3.org>
On Monday, January 17, 2011, 4:26:02 PM, Boris wrote:

BZ> On 1/17/11 8:32 AM, Andrei Bucur wrote:
>> I have a question about what the expected behavior of the outer SVG when
>> the CSS height/width property is set to "auto".

BZ> SVG 1.1 isn't really very clear on this.  It's worth reading 
BZ> https://wiki.mozilla.org/SVG:Sizing to see where some of the discussion
BZ> was a few years ago.

BZ> I believe what Gecko tries to implement nowadays is basically what SVG
BZ> Tiny 1.2 says (and I believe there are plans to update SVG Full 1.1 
BZ> accordingly).

SVG 1.1 editors draft has indeed been updated to say what 1.2T says.

 Chris Lilley   Technical Director, Interaction Domain                 
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead, Fonts Activity Lead
 Co-Chair, W3C Hypertext CG
 Member, CSS, WebFonts, SVG Working Groups
Received on Monday, 17 January 2011 16:15:51 UTC

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