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Re: Issue 1: Font-weight and headings

From: Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com>
Date: Sun, 27 Jul 1997 17:09:34 -0400
Message-Id: <3.0.2.32.19970727170934.0089fb20@undergrad.math.uwaterloo.ca>
To: www-style@w3.org
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At 01:17 PM 27/07/97 -0700, E. Stephen Mack wrote:
>> But yet, the headings are still in bold. Strange inconsistency
>> there, no?
>
>Not necessarily, because font-style (normal | italic | oblique)
>comes before font-weight ( normal | bold | [etc.]) in the
>font syntax.

No, the order of these is unimportant (see [1]).  If any of the font-
style, font-weight, or font-variant values are left out of the font 
declaration, each is assigned its initial value of 'normal' (see [2]).

[1] http://www.w3.org/pub/WWW/TR/REC-CSS1#notation-for-property-values
[2] http://www.w3.org/pub/WWW/TR/REC-CSS1#font

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