[whatwg] width and height

Ian Hickson ian at hixie.ch
Sun Mar 28 20:34:58 PDT 2010

On Sun, 28 Mar 2010, Perry Smith wrote:
> I'm trying to piece some things together.  I end up with this idea:
> ele.style.height returns the "used" value if display is not set to none.

ele.style.height should return the current specified value in the style="" 
attribute, which may or may not have anything to do with the used value 
as defined in CSS.

> I see a few old messages on this list about clientWidth and innerWidth 
> and a reply that they were moved to CSSOM but there is nothing really 
> defined in the copy of CSSOM I'm looking at.  I also don't see a mailing 
> list to discuss it so I thought I'd ask here.

I believe www-style at w3.org is the appropriate forum.

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