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Re: Image proportional scaling?

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 7 Feb 2002 11:54:30 +0100
Message-ID: <15458.23782.990000.930002@gargle.gargle.HOWL>
To: Rijk van Geijtenbeek <rijk@iname.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Also sprach Rijk van Geijtenbeek:

 > I read somewhere that the rationale for not using percentages related
 > to the container for fonts, was that the percentages would become
 > really small. If you use factors, the values whould be even smaller :)

Yes. Another potential unit is "average characters per line" or
something. It gets a bit fuzzy and language-dependent with propotional
fonts, but it's a nicer number to look at.

              Håkon Wium Lie                          cto °þe®ª
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Received on Thursday, 7 February 2002 06:00:13 UTC

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