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RE: [css3-page] LCWD issue 22 -- [22] Section 3.3.2 <length>

From: BIGELOW,JIM (HP-Boise,ex1) <jim.bigelow@hp.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Feb 2004 00:00:20 -0500
Message-ID: <79417AA297C63F4EA33B68AC105464A901A23C12@xboi22.boise.itc.hp.com>
To: ernestcline@mindspring.com, www-style@w3.org

Ernest,

You issue (#22) shown below has been rejected.

> 
> Why does the page context have no notion of fonts?  Couldn't this be 
> the same as the notion held by ":root" exterior to this @-rule?  Or 
> does this introduce some sort of loop that isn't apparent to me? 
> Granted, specifying page margins with respect to font size may not be 
> a good thing to do most of the time, but I fail to see why it is 
> impossible.
> 
The page context does not have a font associated with it.  The document's
content as embodied in the body of the document has one or more fonts, but
the page does not. I don't understand you comment about the ":root"
exterior.
 
   -- Jim Bigelow, Editor
Received on Thursday, 12 February 2004 00:00:37 GMT

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