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Re: font sizes in ems

From: Joel N. Weber II <devnull@gnu.ai.mit.edu>
Date: Wed, 30 Jul 1997 22:07:29 -0400
Message-Id: <199707310207.WAA28383@mescaline.gnu.ai.mit.edu>
To: Chris.Lilley@sophia.inria.fr
CC: davidp@earthlink.net, www-style@w3.org, fahrner@pobox.com
   Date: Mon, 21 Jul 1997 21:58:48 +0200 (MET)
   From: Chris Lilley <Chris.Lilley@sophia.inria.fr>


   -adobe-palatino-medium-r-normal--11-80-100-100-p-57-iso8859-1
   -adobe-palatino-medium-r-normal--14-100-100-100-p-79-iso8859-1
   -adobe-palatino-medium-r-normal--17-120-100-100-p-89-iso8859-1
   -adobe-palatino-medium-r-normal--19-140-100-100-p-101-iso8859-1
   -adobe-palatino-medium-r-normal--25-180-100-100-p-133-iso8859-1
   -adobe-palatino-medium-r-normal--33-240-100-100-p-176-iso8859-1
				       ^^^---- size in centipoints
				    ^^-------- size in pixels

My xlib manual says that those are sizes in tenths of a point, not sizes
in centipoints.

(A centipoint would be a hundredth of a point.)
Received on Wednesday, 30 July 1997 22:07:16 GMT

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