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RE: Using em or percent for properties that need to change

From: Derek Featherstone <feather@wats.ca>
Date: Tue, 17 Aug 2004 11:29:09 -0400
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Tina wrote:
> On 17 Aug, Andy Budd wrote:
> 
>> But is that an accessibility issue, a usability issue, or a personal
>> preference?
> 
>   The desire to change it is a personal preference, the ability to do
>   so an accessibility issue.

Very well put, Tina...

To complete the picture, I'd add that the ability to do so *easily* is a
usability issue. The answer is "yes" to all three... 

Cheers,
Derek.
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