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Re: [mediaqueries] Use-case for "viewing context" MQ

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:54:04 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDA5_8G2UOXX_Vfc44wwx1nCqUbQ39wruJrhcxQ_6ZuZ_A@mail.gmail.com>
To: Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>
Cc: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Thu, Mar 26, 2015 at 9:44 AM, Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net> wrote:
> Even if it turns out to be a good idea, I am quite reluctant to put it out while TV browsers mismanage the size of their css px. Under the circumstance, a 'lean: forward | back' MQ is more likely to be abused than used, meaning that if the TV vendors ever get their px fixed, 'lean' would be unusable for its initial purpose due to legacy content / legacy UAs.

Agreed.  Like I said in the OP, this thread is just to document the
use-case for future reference. ^_^

Received on Thursday, 26 March 2015 16:55:01 UTC

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