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Re: Making pt a non-physical unit

From: David Singer <singer@apple.com>
Date: Fri, 15 Jan 2010 20:13:59 -0800
Cc: W3C Emailing list for WWW Style <www-style@w3.org>
Message-Id: <5E40EACA-593F-4FAB-97AE-6E2C9F2DBD55@apple.com>
To: Zack Weinberg <zweinberg@mozilla.com>
No, that really doesn't work.  As devices go to higher and higher pixel densities, it's really *undesirsable* that images get smaller and smaller.

On Jan 15, 2010, at 18:39 , Zack Weinberg wrote:

> David Singer <singer@apple.com> wrote:
>> So, are we leaning towards something like the following?
> [...]
> Chiming in with something I haven't seen mentioned at all in the
> thread, perhaps because everyone assumes it's obvious: it's very
> important IMO that regardless of the relationship between CSS px and
> device pixels, bitmap images are drawn at a scale of 1 CSS px per image
> pixel.
> zw

David Singer
Multimedia and Software Standards, Apple Inc.
Received on Saturday, 16 January 2010 04:14:32 UTC

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