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[csswg-drafts] How widely should HTML's 'aspect-ratio' presentational attribute be applied? (#5608)

From: Tab Atkins Jr. via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 18:09:50 +0000
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tabatkins has just created a new issue for https://github.com/w3c/csswg-drafts:

== How widely should HTML's 'aspect-ratio' presentational attribute be applied? ==
In <https://github.com/whatwg/html/pull/6032>, I'm fixing HTML to define that `<img width height>` constitutes an 'aspect-ratio' presentational hint (setting 'aspect-ratio' at the presentation-hint layer, lower specificity than any rule). (Previously, this was defined as width/height attributes actually giving the element an intrinsic aspect ratio.)

The text I'm replacing only defined this mapping for `img` elements, but it seems reasonable that this should apply to all element that currently process 'width' and 'height' attributes as presentational hints: `embed`, `iframe`, `img`, `object`, and `video`. Does this sound reasonable to other people?

Please view or discuss this issue at https://github.com/w3c/csswg-drafts/issues/5608 using your GitHub account


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