Re: HTML 3.2: PRE should not exclude IMG -Reply

Charles Peyton Taylor (CTaylor@wposmtp.nps.navy.mil)
Fri, 31 May 1996 09:14:08 -0800


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Date: Fri, 31 May 1996 09:14:08 -0800
From: Charles Peyton Taylor <CTaylor@wposmtp.nps.navy.mil>
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject:  Re: HTML 3.2: PRE should not exclude IMG -Reply



>>> Walter Ian Kaye <boo@best.com> 05/31/96 06:45am >>>
>
>"whole" character position. With a monospace font, the
>relationship between characters and pixels is a very short
>arithmetic formula, so laying this out is child's play for the
>browser.


In which monospace font?  Courier, Courier New, Corporate 
Mono, what?  How do you know what font is being used by
the viewer? Even if you are using <font> tags, how do you
know that the reader is using a UA that will recognize that
font?

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