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Re: [css3-images] Units for `image-resolution: from-image`

From: Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>
Date: Sat, 27 Jul 2013 00:58:21 +0200
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.w0up3jdff5de51@localhost.localdomain>
> While that's reasonable, still, if you know the size of a "real inch",
> then you know the ratio of a real inch to a CSS in.  This can be used
> to interpret the format-specified ratio in a more accurate way than
> just assuming that it's referring to a CSS in.
>
> What I'm saying is, I prefer to leave this underdefined.

If we allow several behaviors, this will be unusable. I think
we should stick to our beloved CSS units. Unless you have a
use case for physical units being better, but I don't see
why this is different from all the other situations where
we have rejected the demand for physical units.
Received on Friday, 26 July 2013 22:58:45 UTC

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