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[whatwg] aspect-ratio CSS rule?

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 5 May 2010 07:26:24 +0000 (UTC)
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On Wed, 5 May 2010, Julien Cayzac wrote:
>
> It would be very sweet if you could actually enforce an element's aspect 
> ratio using CSS, so you wouldn't have to rely on hacks in the line of 
> http://lab.veille.jp/aspectratio/ anymore.
> 
> This is especially useful when designing elastic interfaces that display 
> videos. Example: Right column at http://www.veille.jp/

I recommend bringing this up with the CSS working group at 
www-style at w3.org. At this time, the WHATWG is only working on HTML.

Cheers,
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