February 18th, 2013 at 16:55 #3716Kate
I just wanted to tell you that I absolutely love Mantra. Though I feel that there could be something improved in the way layouts are scaled. We have the abolity to scale them percentual to the brower window which makes them look awesome on smaller screens and tablets etc. But it causes the whole thing to get stretched and kinda ugly if the windows get to big.
On the other hand absolute layouts look great in large windows and screens but kinda crappy in smaller windows.
So why not combine the two? Let layouts scale percentual with an absolute maximum which keeps it from blowing up to much but still having the advantages of small scale views. Is that technically possible? I would really love to see that 🙂February 28th, 2013 at 22:50 #3939KayCryout Creations Team
Actually that’s kinda implemented already under the form of the Mobile view. If you use it with the Absolute Dimensions.
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