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Re: Initial Value

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Date: Wed, 01 Jun 2005 11:47:22 -0500
Message-ID: <429DE69A.6090305@mit.edu>
To: Ryan Cannon <ryan@ryancannon.com>
CC: Felix Miata <mrmazda@ij.net>, www-style@w3.org

Ryan Cannon wrote:
> 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 }

Actually, no.  Reset does not directly affect the child computed value.  Again, 
it affects the specified value; later declarations that set the font properties 
can change that value.  All this happens before we compute anything.

-Boris
Received on Wednesday, 1 June 2005 16:47:32 GMT

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