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Re: stability of root em unit spec

From: Adam Twardoch <list.adam@twardoch.com>
Date: Wed, 07 Jan 2009 17:54:34 +0100
Message-ID: <4964DE4A.4080505@twardoch.com>
To: Joshua Cranmer <Pidgeot18@verizon.net>
CC: HÃ¥kon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>, www-style@w3.org

Joshua Cranmer wrote:
> To be honest, I'm a fan of neither, since it only makes sense after you
> know what it means, unlike in, cm, pt, px, or (arguably) em and ex.

Yeah, I know what ex means, but I always asked myself: why would
webdesigners want to measure anything using my former girlfriend's
proportions?

A.

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