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Re: font sizes in ems

From: Gayle Kidder <reddik@sandiego.com>
Date: Thu, 17 Jul 1997 17:13:55 -0700
Message-ID: <33CEB543.A129E400@thegroup.net>
To: Todd Fahrner <fahrner@pobox.com>
CC: www-style@w3.org
Todd Fahrner wrote:
> 
> At 4:25 PM -0700 7/17/97, Gayle Kidder wrote:
> 
> >See a second demo at:
> >http://www.beachmedia.com/www/emdemo2.html
> >I've set the BODY font-size to a ridiculous 16 pts, but it doesn't
> >affect the display at all in either browser, only the last para.
> 
> Heh - that's because nothing inherits into a table. Grrrrr.
> 

Grrrrr indeed. Okay, see this one without tables (lots harder to
compare):
http://www.beachmedia.com/www/emdemo2.html

I've set the body default to 16pt and it still doesn't affect the
display in ems.
Received on Thursday, 17 July 1997 20:16:59 GMT

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