Re: Seriffed and sans-serif fonts?

Philippe-Andre Prindeville (philipp@res.enst.fr)
Thu, 20 Apr 95 14:13:13 +0200


Date: Thu, 20 Apr 95 14:13:13 +0200
From: Philippe-Andre Prindeville <philipp@res.enst.fr>
Message-Id: <9504201413.ZM28757@dameron.res.enst.fr>
In-Reply-To: lilley <lilley@afs.mcc.ac.uk>
To: lilley <lilley@afs.mcc.ac.uk>
Subject: Re: Seriffed and sans-serif fonts?
Cc: www-html@www10.w3.org

On Apr 19, 19:27, lilley wrote:
> Subject: Re: Seriffed and sans-serif fonts?
> Philippe-Andre Prindeville said:

> > Can we introduce a new mechanism?  <ss> (for sans-serif)?

> For internal use with customised browsers, or on the World Wide Web?
>
> If you are suggesting this for the latter, not a chance. You could however
> use <p class="text">Examples of usage of text and idioms</p>
> <p class="meta-text">Comments on the utilisation</p>
>
> Which, with a suitable stylesheet will give the visual appearance you
> are looking for.

Well, I got several replies of this nature...

So, is everyone planning on implementing stylesheets?  Somehow I
doubt it very much...

-Philip