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Re: CSS3 font-weight, OFF OS2.usWeightClass, and weights which are not a multiple of 100.

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Wed, 09 Feb 2011 09:41:06 -0500
Message-ID: <4D52A782.1000406@mit.edu>
To: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
CC: www-font@w3.org, www-svg@w3.org
On 2/9/11 9:20 AM, Chris Lilley wrote:
> a) are the above assumptions correct?

The ones about CSS, yes.

> b) if a value which is not a multiple of 100 is used in the CSS style system, (e.g by script, or by direct specification in a style sheet, or by animation) then it gets mapped to the nearest multiple of 100?

No, it's a parse error and hence ignored.

> c) thus, animation of the font-weight property should be discrete, not continuous

As things stand, yes.

-Boris
Received on Wednesday, 9 February 2011 14:42:09 GMT

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