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RE: Issue 1: Font-weight and headings

From: Chris Wilson (PSD) <cwilso@MICROSOFT.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Jul 1997 06:56:03 -0700
Message-ID: <41F7F4CE3CA2CF11BC5000805F14B2A9023ABFE5@RED-31-MSG.dns.microsoft.com>
To: "'Liam Quinn'" <liam@htmlhelp.com>, www-style@w3.org
IE3 did not assign "normal" to unassigned font properties in the "font"
composite.  IE4 pp1 did not either.  IE4 pp2 does.

	-Chris
Chris Wilson
cwilso@microsoft.com
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> From:	Liam Quinn [SMTP:liam@htmlhelp.com]
> Sent:	Sunday, July 27, 1997 2:10 PM
> To:	www-style@w3.org
> Subject:	Re: Issue 1: Font-weight and headings
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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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