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Re: sample CSS property page: font-size

From: Chris Mills <cmills@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2013 09:23:38 +0000
Cc: "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>, Jonathan Garbee <jonathan@garbee.me>
Message-Id: <9600ED02-4C6E-4D1C-BFD8-CF460EAC3762@opera.com>
To: Mike Sierra <letmespellitoutforyou@gmail.com>
Thanks for your continued work on this Mike - your comments all make sense to me. Just one specific thing you asked for comment on:

The question of font-size: 62.5% versus font-size: 10px - this is a good point, and I think that these days it makes very little difference; it used to be that in the old days, using pixel sizes was bad because old IE versions couldn't zoom content sized in this way. But that is a problem of the past, pretty much.

Chris Mills
Opera Software, dev.opera.com
W3C Fellow, web education and webplatform.org
Author of "Practical CSS3: Develop and Design" (http://goo.gl/AKf9M)

On 22 Jan 2013, at 22:20, Mike Sierra <letmespellitoutforyou@gmail.com> wrote:

> On Tue, Jan 22, 2013 at 3:34 PM, Mike Sierra
> <letmespellitoutforyou@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Tue, Jan 22, 2013 at 2:22 PM, Mike Sierra
>> <letmespellitoutforyou@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Great comments. Replies inline marked SIERRA below.  I think it's wise
>>> to keep a tally of the major template/skin enhancements necessary to
>>> produce this suggested design -- will do that.
>> 
>> As promised, a list of features needed to fine-tune the design:
> 
> At Julee's suggestion, I captured these suggestions as a proposal here:
> 
> http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/WPD:Proposals/css_prop_enhancements
> 
> --Mike Sierra
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