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Re: [css-device-adapt] Apply @viewport to top-level documents only

From: Kenneth Rohde Christiansen <kenneth.christiansen@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 3 Oct 2013 14:56:59 +0200
Message-ID: <CAEC208sxiOLqbXpf=gKqW7k9WyGYM6Ha_qidri+VuSBqEw9VSg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Rune Lillesveen <rune@opera.com>
Cc: François REMY <francois.remy.dev@outlook.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
I think it is fine to push that to a level 2.

On Thu, Oct 3, 2013 at 2:36 PM, Rune Lillesveen <rune@opera.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 3, 2013 at 2:23 PM, François REMY
> <francois.remy.dev@outlook.com> wrote:
>> I don't think this is a good idea. I think one of the main use case of
>> @viewport is to be embedded into @media to fallback to a known amount of
>> fixed-size layouts even under any real pixel size as viewport, or for slide
>> decks this is a way to make sure your content is always rendered under a
>> fixed-size resolution and "scaled-to-fit" into the user browser. Documents
>> inside an iframe totally want this behavior to continue to work.
> There is no "continue to work" here as this has not been supported by
> implementations before AFAIK (meta viewport or prefixed @viewport).
> I'm worried about the progression of the spec and the implementations.
> So my proposal is to postpone to a level 2.
> --
> Rune Lillesveen

Kenneth Rohde Christiansen
Web Platform Architect, Intel Corporation.
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