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Re: font sizes in ems

From: David Perrell <davidp@earthlink.net>
Date: Thu, 17 Jul 1997 16:23:50 -0700
Message-Id: <199707172327.QAA23794@germany.it.earthlink.net>
To: "Gayle Kidder" <reddik@sandiego.com>, <www-style@w3.org>
I wrote:
> 
> A demonstration of poor reading comprehension at:
> 
>    http://www.hpaa.com/css1/emsnpercent.html
> 
> Does IE4b2 get it right?
> 

IT'S A BUG! But it has a workaround. This one works:

    http://www.hpaa.com/css1/emsnpercent1.html


The problem? I didn't explicitly close the Paragraph elements in the
first example, expecting Navigator, as it apparently has in the past,
to implicitly close a paragraph when another <P> is encountered.
Appending </P> to all the paragraphs cured the inheritance problem.

David Perrell
Received on Thursday, 17 July 1997 19:27:55 GMT

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