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RE: [Issue 512] Seeking lower bound on text size requirement

From: Asmus Freytag <asmusf@ix.netcom.com>
Date: Fri, 01 Jun 2001 12:35:49 -0700
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To: "Ishida, Richard" <Richard.Ishida@gbr.xerox.com>, "'duerst@w3.org'" <duerst@w3.org>, Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>, clilley@w3.org
Cc: w3c-wai-ua@w3.org, w3c-i18n-ig@w3.org
At 06:37 PM 5/22/01 +0100, Ishida, Richard wrote:
>Note that additional
>space may be required in the presence of underlined text

Complex underlines are more part of the typographic tradition in in CJK 
environments than in Latin. A double wavy underline requires at least 4 
pixels for minimal rendering, a double 'bold' underline requires at least 5 
pixels + one pixel gutter to distinguish it from the double 'plain' underline.

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