[whatwg] clientWidth and innerWidth
ian at hixie.ch
Wed Dec 19 14:06:28 PST 2007
On Wed, 19 Dec 2007, ddailey wrote:
> I was revisiting some old scripts I had written for determining the size
> of the browser window (or things inside it) -- using clientWidth for IE
> and innerWidth for Netscape / other. Like many scripts written for the
> good old days, measuring seems to have changed as well.
> Mark Wilton-Jones provides this rather frightening analysis
> behavior of Opera, IE, and FF (various versions of each) in and out of
> quirks mode. A quick text scan of the "editor's draft" of HTML5 at
> http://www.w3.org/html/wg/html5/ reveals no mention of either
> clientWidth or innerWidth, so I'm wondering where this might be handled
> if not in HTML itself?
We moved all that stuff to the CSSOM draft that Anne is working on.
Anne, care to elaborate?
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