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Re: Why reduce font size

From: Felix Miata <mrmazda@ij.net>
Date: Tue, 15 Mar 2005 12:11:27 -0500
Message-ID: <4237173F.77F8@ij.net>
To: www-style@w3.org

Bert Bos wrote:
 
> Maybe if browsers ship with a minimum font size of 9pt out of the box
> (or a font-size normalization routine, as above), those Web designers
> will realize that they have misunderstood what their readers want and
> that the browser window isn't something they control, but something
> they share with millions of other people.

Let's see what they do with this idea:
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=209879 (Camino, already
implemented)
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=286254 (Mozilla)
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=286255 (Firefox)
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