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Re: Text displayed within Amaya compared to text displayed within other browsers.

From: Vladislav Ivanistsev <olunet@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2009 14:19:15 +0200
Message-ID: <a767e4160902130419n10fc36f5r83abb11d367e42cd@mail.gmail.com>
To: David Lockett <locked@iinet.net.au>, www-amaya@w3.org
hmmm 8-) what are you writing about

Of course Amaya uses its own stylesheet with its own font: Esstix. Browser
display page using its own stylesheet and available font. It is your duty to
write your own stylesheet and add it to your page.

Please read: http://www.w3.org/Style/CSS/

Vladislav

On Fri, Feb 13, 2009 at 1:43 PM, David Lockett <locked@iinet.net.au> wrote:

>
> Text in Amaya displays differently than it displays within regular browsers
> even when the text is correctly formatted, this can be true even with pages
> that are created within Amaya.
>
> The text often displays smaller and bolder in Amaya than it displays within
> the major browsers, and this can change the appearance of a page layout.
> Plus, line spacing often differs and sometimes even fonts display as a
> different family than the font that is displayed within the major browsers.
> This happens even when the same page is open in Amaya and also open within a
> browser such as Firefox or IE side by side on the same PC.
>
> This will be confusing for basic users who use Amaya to edit the text on a
> page. Users will ideally want the page that they are editing to display
> exactly as it displays within their regular browser.
>
> David Lockett
>
Received on Friday, 13 February 2009 12:21:53 UTC

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