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Re: Initial Value

From: Ryan Cannon <ryan@ryancannon.com>
Date: Wed, 1 Jun 2005 10:14:09 -0400
Message-Id: <94C10128-7529-4FBB-A649-4E884741A373@ryancannon.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
To: Felix Miata <mrmazda@ij.net>

It seems to me we're having trouble with the definition of "reset".  
 From what I can grok it means:

for <parent><child /></parent>

parent { font: normal normal 11px/20px serif; }
child {
     font-weight: bold;
     font-style: italic;
     font: 2em/200% sans-serif;
}

The font-weight and font-style are /reset/ by the font declaration,  
such that the computed style for child is { font: normal normal 22px/ 
40px sans-serif }

Does that make sense out of it?

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Ryan Cannon
Instructional Technology
Web Design
http://RyanCannon.com
Received on Wednesday, 1 June 2005 14:14:14 GMT

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