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Re: Issue 1: Font-weight and headings

From: Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com>
Date: Sun, 27 Jul 1997 19:28:39 -0400
Message-Id: <3.0.2.32.19970727192839.0095d3b0@undergrad.math.uwaterloo.ca>
To: www-style@w3.org
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At 03:47 PM 27/07/97 -0700, E. Stephen Mack wrote:
>At 05:09 PM 7/27/97 -0400, Liam Quinn wrote:
>> 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
>
>Liam's right and I'm wrong, but the original style sheet rule is also
>wrong.
>
>eva included an example with:
>>>>> BODY { font: 12pt/13pt normal sans-serif }
>
>According to Liam's [2] (cited above), the optional group
>[ <font-style> || <font-variant>> || <font-weight> ]?
>must occur before <font-size>, so the above style sheet
>should be:
>
>BODY { font: 12pt/13pt sans-serif }
>
>The three normal values are default, or can be expressed as
>
>BODY { normal normal normal font: 12pt/13pt sans-serif }

You mean

BODY { font: normal normal normal 12pt/13pt sans-serif }

>or simply
>
>BODY { normal font: 12pt/13pt sans-serif }

BODY { font: normal 12pt/13pt sans-serif }

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