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Re: [whatwg] Features for responsive Web design

From: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 17 May 2012 14:39:38 +1000
Message-ID: <CAHp8n2=3E8TN8PqTsoRFq6=V9BCuHvtnZVybdZkzY1M5bHjO_g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Matthew Wilcox <mail@matthewwilcox.com>
Cc: whatwg <whatwg@lists.whatwg.org>, Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>, PJ McCormick <pj@mynameispj.com>
On Wed, May 16, 2012 at 10:55 PM, Matthew Wilcox <mail@matthewwilcox.com> wrote:
> Chalk me up as another making that mistake. Properties on elements
> usually describe a property of the element. Not a property of
> something else (like the viewport).

If it does indeed rely on a rendering issue (like the size of the
viewport), wouldn't it make more sense to make it a CSS feature? I
think that would be less confusing and follow better the established
separation of layout in html, styling(/rendering) in CSS.

Just my 2c...

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