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Re: margins, ems and context

From: Anton Prowse <prowse@moonhenge.net>
Date: Tue, 25 Jan 2011 20:14:50 +0100
Message-ID: <4D3F212A.8070203@moonhenge.net>
To: Ambrose LI <ambrose.li@gmail.com>
CC: www-style@gtalbot.org, Niels Matthijs <niels.matthijs@internetarchitects.be>, W3C style mailing list <www-style@w3.org>
On 25/01/2011 19:57, Ambrose LI wrote:
> 2011/1/25 "Gérard Talbot"<www-style@gtalbot.org>:
>> And as pointed out by Anton Prowse, why would horizontal margins dependent
>> on the font size of the containing block be useful?
>
> Why not? I do it myself. This is what we will do if we are discouraged
> from using pt. I thought people on the list thought that we should do
> percentage- and em-based designs.

Well, what's the use case?

Cheers,
Anton Prowse
http://dev.moonhenge.net
Received on Tuesday, 25 January 2011 19:15:32 GMT

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