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Re: em

From: Erik van der Poel <erik@netscape.com>
Date: Sun, 18 Jun 2000 10:26:55 -0700
Message-ID: <394D065F.38582F50@netscape.com>
To: www-style <www-style@w3.org>
CC: tlforden@yahoo.com
Todd Fahrner wrote:
> 1em is the size of the parent element's font.

Just a minor correction: When the "em" unit is used in the font-size
property, it refers to the parent element's font-size, but when it is
used in any other property, it refers to this element's font-size (not
the parent's).

Received on Sunday, 18 June 2000 13:27:59 UTC

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