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[Bug 12154] New: b and strong should be font-weight: bolder, not font-weight: bold. IE9 RC, Firefox 4b11, and WebKit all agree, with only Opera differing. Test case: data:text/html,<!doctype html><p style=font-weight:100><b>Should be bold per current spec</b>

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Date: Tue, 22 Feb 2011 20:46:01 +0000
To: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <bug-12154-2495@http.www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/>
http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=12154

           Summary: b and strong should be font-weight: bolder, not
                    font-weight: bold.  IE9 RC, Firefox 4b11, and WebKit
                    all agree, with only Opera differing.  Test case:
                    data:text/html,<!doctype html><p
                    style=font-weight:100><b>Should be bold per current
                    spec</b>
           Product: HTML WG
           Version: unspecified
          Platform: Other
               URL: http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#fon
                    ts-and-colors
        OS/Version: other
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P3
         Component: HTML5 spec (editor: Ian Hickson)
        AssignedTo: ian@hixie.ch
        ReportedBy: contributor@whatwg.org
         QAContact: public-html-bugzilla@w3.org
                CC: mike@w3.org, public-html-wg-issue-tracking@w3.org,
                    public-html@w3.org


Specification:
http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/multipage/rendering.html
Section: http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/#fonts-and-colors

Comment:
b and strong should be font-weight: bolder, not font-weight: bold.  IE9 RC,
Firefox 4b11, and WebKit all agree, with only Opera differing.    Test case:
data:text/html,<!doctype html><p style=font-weight:100><b>Should be bold per
current spec</b>

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