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RE: [css3-page] examples in 3.3.2 (page size) are 'US-centric'(?)

From: BIGELOW,JIM (HP-Boise,ex1) <jim.bigelow@hp.com>
Date: Mon, 19 Jan 2004 08:49:01 -0800
Message-ID: <79417AA297C63F4EA33B68AC105464A9C064DF@xboi22.boise.itc.hp.com>
To: Jungshik Shin <jshin@i18nl10n.com>, www-style@w3.org

Jungshik,

Thank you for your comment. It has been assigned issue number 36.

You wrote:
> 
> There are two examples (excluding the first example for 
> 'auto') given in section 3.3.2 and both of them refer to US 
> letter. I think at least one of them had better use ISO A4, 
> instead given that virtually all other countries use ISO A4. 
> Besides, as already pointed out twice, A4 is only 21.0 cm 
> wide and 29.7 cm high instead of 210cm and 297cm. It might be 
> a good idea to use 21.0 cm and 29.7 cm instead of 210 mm and 
> 297 mm beceause numbers (21.0 and 29.7) are more comparable 
> to 8.5 and 11 for US letter than 210 and 297.
> 

 -- Jim Bigelow, editor
Received on Monday, 19 January 2004 11:52:14 GMT

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