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Proposal: font-size: auto

From: Windy Road <tom@windyroad.org>
Date: Mon, 4 Jun 2007 11:31:28 +1000
Message-ID: <746049190706031831x6e9ef1e0i58e22ad7fa72ac8d@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-style@w3.org

Hi,

I would like to propose a new "auto" value for the "font-size"
property.  When set the broswer would try to automatically set the
font-size, based on the element width, margins and padding ( (e.g.
width: 50em; margin: 1em; padding: 1em).

A javascript simulation of the desired behaviour is available at

http://windyroad.org/static/resolution-independence/

Thoughts?

-- 
Tom Howard
http://windyroad.org
Received on Monday, 4 June 2007 07:42:38 GMT

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