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Re: Image orientation for backgrounds

From: Liam R E Quin <liam@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:05:41 -0400
Message-ID: <1397599541.17924.240.camel@slave.barefootcomputing.com>
To: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, 2014-04-15 at 13:38 -0700, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>   People use images with bad exif data all over the
> place, or else we wouldn't have to have this as a switch; we'd just
> mandate that browsers respected EXIF.

In any case there should probably be a way to override it. And
presumably a way for JavaScript to determine that the image is being
displayed rotated (e.g. a computed rotate property?).

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