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Re: HTML5 embedded SVG - height/width: auto

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 19 Jan 2011 20:16:31 +0100
Message-ID: <367403581.20110119201631@w3.org>
To: Andrei Bucur <abucur@adobe.com>
CC: "www-svg@w3.org" <www-svg@w3.org>
On Wednesday, January 19, 2011, 1:59:20 PM, Andrei wrote:

AB> Hello everyone,

AB> The new approach makes this section pretty much obsolete:
AB> http://dev.w3.org/SVG/profiles/1.1F2/publish/styling.html#UAStyleSheet
AB> Having a SVG like this:
AB> <svg style="width:100%;" viewBox="0 0 100 200">
AB> …
AB> </svg>

AB> An implementor should compute a height of 2*width, not 100%,
AB> right? But if the CSS width is not specified, the dimensions should be 100%/100%?

The CSS width and height properties, and the SVG width and height attributes, are not the same.


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 Chris Lilley   Technical Director, Interaction Domain                 
 W3C Graphics Activity Lead, Fonts Activity Lead
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