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Re: [CSS21] computed font-size question

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Wed, 12 Sep 2012 21:38:51 -0700
To: "Gérard Talbot" <www-style@gtalbot.org>
Cc: Public W3C www-style mailing list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20120913043851.GA1987@crum.dbaron.org>
On Thursday 2012-09-13 00:23 -0400, "Gérard Talbot" wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> Prerequisite: you need to have the Ahem font installed:
> http://www.w3.org/Style/CSS/Test/Fonts/Ahem/
> before taking this test:
> 
> 
> http://www.gtalbot.org/BrowserBugsSection/css21testsuite/computed-font-size.html
> 
> How tall should be the orange rectangle?
> 
> I believe it should be 100px. Am I wrong? What am I missing here?

I think you're right, and you're running into a Gecko bug relating
to the way we compute font sizes separately for different generic
families (to support our separate font-size preferences for
monospace fonts).

-David

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