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Re: [CSSWG] Resolutions 2007-08-28

From: Philip TAYLOR <Philip-and-LeKhanh@Royal-Tunbridge-Wells.Org>
Date: Sat, 01 Sep 2007 18:06:23 +0100
Message-ID: <46D99C0F.6040404@Royal-Tunbridge-Wells.Org>
To: www-style@w3.org

L. David Baron wrote:

> I don't see what it has to do with visual angles.  (Though I'd agree
> that visual angle is often what really matters about character
> size.)
> I think the primary motivation for that rule is that when there are
> too many characters on a line, it's hard to see the right line to go
> to when jumping from the end of one line to the start of the next.
> Thus the advice is often combined with advice that lines with higher
> numbers of characters should have higher line spacing.

Summed up in a nutshell :-)
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