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Re: [css3-fonts] Quoted font family names

From: Christoph Päper <christoph.paeper@crissov.de>
Date: Mon, 10 Aug 2009 17:35:05 +0200
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To: CSS 3 W3C Group <www-style@w3.org>
François REMY:
> From: "Christoph Päper" <christoph.paeper@crissov.de>
>> I consider it good style to quote any textual string that is not a  
>> predefined keyword, so I support the spec's text or would even  
>> make  it stricter.
>
> But I agree it should have been necessary to use quotes since the  
> begin.

Well, SHOULD is just fine. It means if you teach soomeone CSS tell  
him to always quote.

>> It should be "Times New" anyway.
> Sorry, I don't understand here.

"Roman" is often used to name the default / standard / normal /  
regular variant of font weight and slope (i.e. 'upright'), so one  
should never use it in font (family) names.
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