[whatwg] add html-attribute for "responsive images"

Bronislav Klučka Bronislav.Klucka at bauglir.com
Tue Aug 30 09:09:19 PDT 2011

On 30.8.2011 17:23, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> On Tue, 30 Aug 2011 17:18:38 +0200, Karl Dubost <karld at opera.com> wrote:
>> Le 30 août 2011 à 10:51, Anne van Kesteren a écrit :
>>> On Tue, 30 Aug 2011 16:31:59 +0200, Karl Dubost <karld at opera.com> 
>>> wrote:
>>>> * It is in fact an issue for being able to make the website 
>>>> responsive on Mobile devices in low banwidth.
>>> The mobile devices are the ones with the high-resolution displays.
>> And as I explained elsewhere it is not a question of 
>> high/low-resolution only, but about interaction contexts. Different 
>> images for different surface sizes.
>> Desktop: Show a full photo of Anne van Kesteren riding on a plane 
>> 1024*250 px
>> Tablet: Show the photo a closer shot of the plane (cowboy frame)  
>> 400*150 px
>> Mobile: Show a portrait of Anne with his leather pilot helmet 100x100 px
> That seems like different content. We do not really have a good 
> solution for client-side content adaptation.
But we do.... using CSS height, width and background-image based on 
media query for some div container... this could solve this problem from 
visual point of view... but passing semantic (not decorative) image 
management to CSS is not correct solution...


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