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RE: [CSS21] Issue 149 - px vs. pt

From: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>
Date: Wed, 30 Jun 2010 14:35:47 +0000
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, "robert@ocallahan.org" <robert@ocallahan.org>
CC: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
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> From: www-style-request@w3.org [mailto:www-style-request@w3.org] On
> Behalf Of fantasai
> Sent: Tuesday, June 29, 2010 11:23 PM
> To: robert@ocallahan.org
> Cc: www-style@w3.org
> Subject: Re: [CSS21] Issue 149 - px vs. pt

> I imagine querying the physical viewport size of a handheld would
> be useful. Given the wide variation in screen resolutions on handhelds,
> knowing its pixel grid size is somewhat less useful.

This assumes the user agent on that handheld honors the author's expectation
and returns that physical viewport size instead of returning whatever is 
necessary to get a 'real' desktop-like full size web page for the user to 

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