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RE: line thickness

From: Christopher R. Maden <crism@maden.org>
Date: Thu, 28 Jun 2001 00:55:28 -0700
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At 23:14 27-06-2001, Ian Tindale wrote:
>Actually, apropos and all that, may I refer you all to a thread currently
>developing over on www-svg@w3.org where I'm putting my opinion forward that
>'device' space units should not be used, or at least, should not be your
>first choice.

In fact, px almost didn't make it into XSL.  It's defined in CSS in terms 
of, among other things, the length of the user's arm.  Difficult to write 
code for.  As it ended up, there's a fall-back of .92 pt, or something like 

Christopher R. Maden, XML Consultant
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