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Re: Amaya W95/1.1a problem: <FONT SIZE=?>

From: Vincent QUINT <Vincent.Quint@imag.fr>
Date: Tue, 14 Oct 1997 18:46:16 +0200
Message-Id: <199710141646.SAA11078@lifou.inrialpes.fr>
To: fieldhouse@logica.com (Dirk Fieldhouse)
cc: www-amaya@w3.org
Dirk Fieldhouse wrote:

> Under Win 95, Amaya 1.1a doesn't seem to handle this tag right. SIZE=n seems to 
> be interpreted as font_size := n rather than font_size := n*font_size.

I think that Amaya is right. Refer to the HTML 3.2 specs:

   http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html32#font

| You can set size to an integer ranging from 1 to 7 for an
| absolute font size, or specify a relative font size with a
| signed integer value, e.g. size="+1" or size="-2". This is
| mapped to an absolute font size by adding the current base font
| size as set by the BASEFONT element.

V. Quint

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