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Re: Ugly looking characters

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 2 Sep 2014 06:25:06 -0500
Cc: site-comments@w3.org
Message-Id: <DD121B39-4BD8-4DC8-A6BC-678683DE424E@w3.org>
To: Frans Knibbe | Geodan <frans.knibbe@geodan.nl>

On Sep 2, 2014, at 4:26 AM, Frans Knibbe | Geodan <frans.knibbe@geodan.nl> wrote:

> On 2014-09-01 17:06, Ian Jacobs wrote:
>> On Sep 1, 2014, at 4:47 AM, Frans Knibbe | Geodan <frans.knibbe@geodan.nl>
>>  wrote:
>> 
>> 
>>> Hello, 
>>> 
>>> I notice some kind of problem with rendering text on 
>>> http://www.w3.org/community/geosemweb/
>>>  with Google Chrome.  Here is a sample:
>>> 
>>> <Capture.PNG>
>>> 
>>> With Firefox the text looks slightly better, but still most characters show pixels on top that should not be there.
>>> 
>> Hi Frans,
>> 
>> Thank you for the report. I just checked with Chrome (on Mac) and I'm not seeing the issue. Would you mind providing a bit
>> more information (to me privately if you prefer) such as OS and Chrome versions? 
>> 
> 
> Hello Ian,
> 
> Chrome version was 35.0.1916.153. I have just updated manually to 37.0.2062.102. I thought that Chrome automatically updates to the latest version but apparantly there is some lag. Anyway, that solved the problem! Perhaps the community sites use a very advanced web feature somewhere...
> 
> The (lesser) problem still shows on Firefox, which is at version 31. Which is the current version as far as I can tell.
> 
> By the way, my OS is Windows 7. 
> 
> The CSS error still shows, but looking at the name I would say that is probably an optional file for custom styling per site.

Thank you for the additional information!

Ian

> 
> Regards,
> Frans
> 
> 
>> 
>> Using Chrome developer tools I do see a missing CSS file:
>>  
>> http://www.w3.org/community/wp-content/uploads/custom-css/?ver=3.9.2
>> 
>> 
>> I'll look into it. If you have received any other error messages, please let me know. Thanks!
>> 
>> 
>> Ian
>> 
>> 
>>> Kind regards,
>>> Frans
>>> 
>>> 
>>> Frans Knibbe
>>> Geodan
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>>> 
>> --
>> Ian Jacobs 
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>> 
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>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
> 
> 
> Frans Knibbe
> Geodan
> President Kennedylaan 1
> 1079 MB Amsterdam (NL)
> 
> T +31 (0)20 - 5711 347
> E frans.knibbe@geodan.nl
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