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Re: New site styling doesn't respect my font size pref

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Thu, 15 Oct 2009 15:30:19 +0300
Cc: site-comments@w3.org
Message-Id: <562C3092-ED2B-40D7-8157-D01CF5F243F0@iki.fi>
To: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Hi,

On Oct 15, 2009, at 15:15, Ian Jacobs wrote:

> On 15 Oct 2009, at 1:41 AM, Henri Sivonen wrote:
>
>> Please make the paragraph-level text on www.w3.org be the size the  
>> user has set in the browser prefs. I spend a lot of time reading  
>> W3C specs, and I've made my browser settings for a reason.
>>
>> For example, this spec http://www.w3.org/TR/2009/REC-SVGTiny12-20090303/ 
>>  now sizes paragraph text at 14 px when I've set my text size at 18  
>> px in browser prefs.

> We are unlikely to change our default font size settings, obviously  
> a tricky topic.
>
> One question: would it suffice if the font size were unchanged in  
> the TRs?


Sizing text according to the user's pref in the TRs would suffice,  
yes. The font size on the front page is less important.

-- 
Henri Sivonen
hsivonen@iki.fi
http://hsivonen.iki.fi/
Received on Thursday, 15 October 2009 12:31:38 GMT

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