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Re: [css 2.1] bolder/lighter mappings

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Thu, 03 Mar 2011 19:18:15 -0800
Message-ID: <4D7059F7.9070306@inkedblade.net>
To: John Daggett <jdaggett@mozilla.com>
CC: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On 10/20/2010 10:03 PM, John Daggett wrote:
> Two small comments related to the definition of bolder/lighter in
> section 15.6:
>
>    http://www.w3.org/Style/css2-updates/css2/fonts.html#font-boldness
>
> Remove the two paragraphs below, with the direct mapping table
> definition of bolder/lighter these are no longer valid or necessary:
>
>    Note: A set of nested elements that mix 'bolder' and 'lighter'
>    will give unpredictable results depending on the UA, OS, and font
>    availability. This behavior will be more precisely defined in
>    CSS3.
>
>    CSS 2.1 does not specify how the computed value of font-weight is
>    represented internally or externally.
>
> The markup for the bolder/lighter mapping table needs to be massaged to
> match the other tables just above it.
>
> I seem to remember fantasai mentioned this at some point but I couldn't
> find a pointer to that.

Seems to be fixed in the editor's draft now. :)

~fantasai
Received on Friday, 4 March 2011 03:18:52 GMT

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