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From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 11 Apr 2003 11:42:56 +0200
Message-ID: <147231132031.20030411114256@w3.org>
To: John Lewis <lewi0371@mrs.umn.edu>
CC: www-style@w3.org

On Friday, April 11, 2003, 8:54:35 AM, John wrote:

JL> Michael wrote on Friday, April 11, 2003 at 12:31:00 AM:

>>> Are you sure mm is the best unit for us-* pages ?...

>> I believe those dimensions are accurate, but whether or not they are
>> the best units probably depends on whom you ask. Perhaps some
>> American list members could settle the matter?

JL> I would expect US sizes to be measured in inches, but I don't think
JL> it's a vital matter.

They are defined in inches. An exactly equivalent conversion to ISO
standard millimetres is of course possible, 25.400000000000000 mm is
one inch.

 Chris                            mailto:chris@w3.org
Received on Friday, 11 April 2003 05:43:03 UTC

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