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Re: [whatwg] Responsive image maps

From: Martin Janecke <whatwg.org@prlbr.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:53:12 +0100
To: whatwg@whatwg.org, "Simon Pieters" <simonp@opera.com>
Message-ID: <op.xv3puyqlwnok4b@localhost>
Am .03.2015, 11:10 Uhr, schrieb Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>:

> On Thu, 26 Mar 2015 01:47:57 +0100, Martin Janecke  
> <whatwg.org@prlbr.com> wrote:
>
>> Am .03.2015, 16:08 Uhr, schrieb Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>:
>>
>>> […]
>>>
>>> It seems to me that there are two use cases:
>>>
>>> 1. variable-size image map
>>> 2. art direction image map
>>>
>>> (1) is more common than (2).
>>
>> Yes, you're right.
>>
>>
>>> If there is implementor interest, I think it makes sense to make <map>  
>>> address use case (1) first, and after that maybe also use case (2). Is  
>>> there? :-)
>>
>> I'd say there's a good chance that a solution for (1) could also cover  
>> (2). So it might be helpful to keep (2) in mind while working on (1) in  
>> order not to miss that chance … If there is implementor interest.
>
> How? Consider the "AMC Networks" image map in the footer of  
> http://www.wetv.com/ . Make the window narrower than 600px, the image  
> map will have a different layout.

Ah, I see. I didn't understand correctly what "art direction" meant here.  
Mea culpa.
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