Re: [css-values] The length unit 'Q' (quarter of millimeter)

On 04/14/2014 05:32 AM, Christoph Päper wrote:
> fantasai <>:
>> On 11/17/2013 02:38 AM, MURAKAMI Shinyu wrote:
>>> I would like to propose adding a length unit, 'Q' (1Q = 0.25mm).
>> Thank you for your simple and well-explained proposal, Murakami-san!
>> The CSSWG resolved to accept your proposal for CSS Values and Units,
> Wow, I guess I should have explained better back in 2006 or 2009.
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I think one of the key points here was
   "Although not many a designer uses these (yet or still), they should
   be reasonably cheap to implement."
vs. a solid explanation that the unit is in common use today in non-CSS
applications, enough to warrant the implementation cost in CSS.


Received on Monday, 14 April 2014 20:42:28 UTC