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RE: Relative Units for Font Size Scaling W3C requirement replaced by zoom techniques in new Browsers?

From: Gregg Vanderheiden <gv@trace.wisc.edu>
Date: Wed, 23 May 2007 20:52:10 -0500
To: <chaals@opera.com>, "'Aaron M Leventhal'" <aleventh@us.ibm.com>, "'Schnabel, Stefan'" <stefan.schnabel@sap.com>
Cc: "'Michael Cooper'" <cooper@w3.org>, <wai-xtech@w3.org>
Message-ID: <01b901c79da6$2618f410$4b9814ac@NC84301>

Interesting

How is this different than the auto wrapping behavior?

When you say "what ever size"  do you mean whatever font size?
Or do you mean it shrinks the font to fit in whatever window size?

Thanks


Gregg
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Gregg C Vanderheiden Ph.D.



> -----Original Message-----
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> To: Gregg Vanderheiden; 'Aaron M Leventhal'; 'Schnabel, Stefan'
> Cc: 'Michael Cooper'; wai-xtech@w3.org
> Subject: Re: Relative Units for Font Size Scaling W3C
> requirement replaced by zoom techniques in new Browsers?
>
>
> On Wed, 23 May 2007 17:29:49 +0200, Gregg Vanderheiden
> <gv@trace.wisc.edu> wrote:
>
> > In firefox, if you implement ZOOM please also keep “RESIZE
> FONT”  as
> > an easy function.
> > [and explained why]
>
> An alternative is to implement something like Opera's fit to
> width (which makes the page fit in whatever the size)
>
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