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[svgwg] user unit == CSS pixel unless specified otherwise

From: SVG Working Group repository <cam+svgwgrepo@mcc.id.au>
Date: Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:58:58 -0700 (PDT)
To: public-svg-wg@w3.org
Message-Id: <20141031205858.A9310890ABD1E@ps58493.dreamhostps.com>
commit 3b7d13bc6e9867ff98832aa73189ecc3ef5bd219
Author: Dirk Schulze <dschulze@chromium.org>
Date:   Fri Oct 31 13:56:20 2014 -0700

    user unit == CSS pixel unless specified otherwise

diff --git a/master/intro.html b/master/intro.html
index 01d62d3..af9dc33 100644
--- a/master/intro.html
+++ b/master/intro.html
@@ -650,6 +650,7 @@ element and attribute categories and their members.</p>
     retrieves and renders SVG content.</p>
+  <dt id="TermUserSpace">user space</dt>
   <dt id="TermUserCoordinateSystem">user coordinate system</dt>
   <dd>In general, a coordinate system defines locations and
   distances on the current <a>canvas</a>.
@@ -661,15 +662,13 @@ element and attribute categories and their members.</p>
   system</a> and <a href="coords.html#EstablishingANewUserSpace">Coordinate
   system transformations</a>.</dd>
-  <dt id="TermUserSpace">user space</dt>
-  <dd>A synonym for <a>user coordinate system</a>.</dd>
   <dt id="TermUserUnits">user units</dt>
   <dd>A coordinate value or length expressed in user units
   represents a coordinate value or length in the current
   <a>user coordinate system</a>.
   Thus, 10 user units represents a length of 10 units in the
-  current user coordinate system.</dd>
+  current user coordinate system. If not specified otherwise, a user unit
+  is equal to one CSS pixel in the elements coordinate space.</dd>
   <dt id="TermViewport">viewport</dt>
   <dd>A rectangular region within the current

/home/svgwg/bin/node "/home/svgwg/svgwg.org/git/svgwg/tools/publish/publish.js" --list-pages
/home/svgwg/bin/node "/home/svgwg/svgwg.org/git/svgwg/tools/publish/publish.js" --build intro
/home/svgwg/bin/node "/home/svgwg/svgwg.org/git/svgwg/tools/publish/publish.js" --build-single-page
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