Re: font sizes...

| From: Walter Ian Kaye <boo@best.com>
| To: www-style@w3.org
| Subject: Re: font sizes...
| Date: Tuesday, July 23, 1996 11:05 AM
| >1. Corresponding to Netscape's numbering scheme is the set of 7
| >keywords: xx-small, x-small, small, medium, large, x-large and
| >xx-large.
| Strange... I never thought of a 12pt font as "small", especially in
| context of Netscape's "normal" font size. One would think that
| would correspond to "medium" rather than "small". ::shrug::

normal font size is medium...  yet you are right, basefont size's
default is 3, not 4.  No wonder people are really confused on this,
whats up with this?