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Re: Descriptors versus Properties

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Date: Sun, 17 Apr 2005 21:10:05 -0500
Message-ID: <426316FD.6020803@mit.edu>
To: Barry <barry@polisource.com>
CC: Sam Mela <lynchburgrecord@hotmail.com>, www-style@w3.org

Barry wrote:
> How about CSS3?
> 
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2002/WD-css3-webfonts-20020802/#select
> 2.2. Descriptors for Selecting a Font: 'font-family', 'font-style', 
> 'font-variant', 'font-weight', 'font-stretch' and 'font-size'

Ah, yes.  That should be defined up front -- descriptors are the things used by 
the font matching algorithm in section 4.

Given that this draft is about to enter CR, it would indeed be good to define 
this clearly.

-Boris
Received on Monday, 18 April 2005 02:10:07 GMT

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