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Re: [css-device-adapt] How should initial viewport contribute to layout?

From: Kenneth Rohde Christiansen <kenneth.christiansen@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:08:52 +0100
Message-ID: <CAEC208u-HskkCpKMMM5Vp4_+516EnH9jALUai8yv1DxxHF4A_A@mail.gmail.com>
To: Matt Rakow <marakow@microsoft.com>
Cc: Xianzhu Wang <wangxianzhu@chromium.org>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Right, that name is way better. It would be good to actually have that
name specified somewhere to avoid confusion.


On Wed, Feb 12, 2014 at 9:06 PM, Matt Rakow <marakow@microsoft.com> wrote:
>> BE AWARE, that actual viewport is not the viewport you see when you have
>> pinch zoomed or the browser zoomed in due to an input field being selected;
>> we could probably call that pinch viewport to avoid confusion.
> I think the commonly used name is "visual viewport" [1] (or at least that's the name we've been using at MSFT) -- especially since there could be other ways to get into a state where you have such a distinct viewport aside from pinching.
> Thanks,
> -Matt
> [1] http://quirksmode.org/mobile/viewports2.html

Kenneth Rohde Christiansen
Web Platform Architect, Intel Corporation.
Phone  +45 4294 9458 ﹆﹆﹆
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