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Re: [csswg-drafts] [css-values] [css-fonts-4] Native map() function in CSS

From: Lea Verou via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:32:49 +0000
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> @tabatkins ^^ I like what you are suggesting, what happens with the 
case of a viewport with of 400px, i.e. (400px - 400px) / 400 this 
would result in a divide by 0 error? Would we also need to clamp() the
 100vw?

Your example is dividing 0 with 400, i.e. not a divide by 0 error.
If it was dividing by 0, it would render the declaration invalid at 
computed value time, i.e. the same as if `initial` was specified. 
Perhaps we need a fallback mechanism (like in `var()`) if this is 
common.

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