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Re: [csswg-drafts] [css-fonts] system-ui-serif, system-ui-monospaced, and system-ui-rounded (#4107)

From: Myles C. Maxfield via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Sat, 24 Aug 2019 18:10:29 +0000
To: public-css-archive@w3.org
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As for syntax, I think there are a few contestants:

- `system-ui-rounded`: Familiar to authors, yet possibly causing compatibility problems if anyone ever makes a real font with this exact name (for some reason)
- `system-ui(rounded)`: Simple, yet possibly confusing because font family names are strings in every other context
- `env(system-ui-rounded)`: Conceptually pure, but exposes the platform-specific font name to the Web, if this environment variable was used in another context. E.g. `content: env(system-ui-rounded)`.

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