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Re: [csswg-drafts] [css-fonts-4] [varfont] font matching algorithm should not favor italic as a fallback for oblique

From: Dave Crossland via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:31:23 +0000
To: public-css-archive@w3.org
Message-ID: <issue_comment.created-282280430-1487939481-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
> When 'oblique' is requested but no actual oblique is present, a 
better fallback than the italic face would be a synthetically-slanted 
version of the regular face.

I don't agree with this. When 'oblique' is requested but no actual 
oblique is present, I think the better fallback will be the italic 
face, if available; a synthetically-slanted version of the regular 
face should always be a last resort. 

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