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Re: [css3-fonts] Value issues

From: Jens O. Meiert <jens@meiert.com>
Date: Fri, 18 Mar 2011 15:25:58 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTimYFwGNCmbXgAJixvxF+x6H8ir1QrAaHq=j7=a4@mail.gmail.com>
To: Jonathan Kew <jonathan@jfkew.plus.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
> This doesn't work so well when using the values with the font-variant
> shorthand:
>   font-variant: additional lining;

True, however it seems that this point has already been neglected a
long time ago with CSS 1—just think “font” and all the properties that
can take “normal” [1]. We might not be able to save authors from
knowing what value is doing what when using shorthands anymore anyway.

[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS1/#font

Jens O. Meiert
Received on Friday, 18 March 2011 22:26:50 UTC

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