Re: Browser maximum WIDTH & HEIGHT!

Walter Ian Kaye (boo@best.com)
Wed, 20 Mar 1996 22:54:13 -0800


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Date: Wed, 20 Mar 1996 22:54:13 -0800
To: www-html@w3.org
From: boo@best.com (Walter Ian Kaye)
Subject: Re: Browser maximum WIDTH & HEIGHT!

At 4:36p 03/20/96, lilley wrote:

>> 2. Using the default window width in Netscape, about 3-4 cm of the text was
>>    obscured on the right-hand side.
>
>on a Mac using tha version of Netscape with your particular choice of fonts.


No, it's not the font. Only <table>s, <pre>s, and <img>s cause text to
extend beyond the side of the window; fonts do not. A font by itself is
perfectly happy to wrap within the window, and that is supposed to be a
feature of HTML... ;)

-Walter

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