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(unknown charset) Re: font sizes...

From: (unknown charset) Carl Morris <msftrncs@htcnet.com>
Date: Tue, 23 Jul 1996 12:47:44 -0500
Message-Id: <199607231749.MAA27398@inet.htcnet.com>
To: (unknown charset) <www-style@w3.org>
| From: Walter Ian Kaye <boo@best.com>
| To: www-style@w3.org
| Subject: Re: font sizes...
| Date: Tuesday, July 23, 1996 11:05 AM
| 
| >1. Corresponding to Netscape's numbering scheme is the set of 7
| >keywords: xx-small, x-small, small, medium, large, x-large and
| >xx-large.
| 
| Strange... I never thought of a 12pt font as "small", especially in
the
| context of Netscape's "normal" font size. One would think that
"normal"
| would correspond to "medium" rather than "small". ::shrug::

normal font size is medium...  yet you are right, basefont size's
default is 3, not 4.  No wonder people are really confused on this,
whats up with this?
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