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Re: CSS implementation woes, report

From: David Perrell <davidp@earthlink.net>
Date: Sat, 14 Jun 1997 15:19:43 -0700
Message-Id: <199706142223.PAA10321@germany.it.earthlink.net>
To: <www-style@w3.org>, "Todd Fahrner" <fahrner@pobox.com>
Todd Fahrner wrote:
> God knows, I like CSS. Implementations are another matter.

Amen.

> ... I've had a rough two days trying to find a middle path between
> the CSS implementations in NS4 and IE4b1, especially across
> platforms. I can't.

Arg. The differences are depressing.

> This is ridiculous.

Understatement.

> Before anybody explains that I shouldn't expect authors to have such
> fine control over rendering, stop: I want this sort of thing for one
> of my personal stylesheets.

Champions of inaccuracy and inconsistency should be vigorously
pixellated, rendered on 144pts (grossly sharp!), and covered in copious
quantities of hot-type ems and ens.

David Perrell 
Received on Saturday, 14 June 1997 18:23:25 GMT

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