Re: canvas text: ctx.font='inherit'

On Tue, 4 Aug 2009, L. David Baron wrote:
> One more edge case:  I'm not sure how to convert the font-size
> component in:
>   ctx.font = "menu";
> to pixels, since it doesn't really have a font-size component.  For
> the ctx.font getter, should it stay as-is, should the whole thing be
> computed, or did you intend to allow system fonts in the first
> place?

I didn't think about system fonts. What would you recommend? It seems that 
computing the whole thing on setting may be the most consistent behaviour.

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Received on Wednesday, 5 August 2009 01:09:10 UTC