Re: px vs. pt

Rowland Shaw wrote:

> That's why I suggest some form of smart resizing -- it'd mean that a 72pt
> high image would always be 72pt high (except with buggy OSs/UAs) and thus
> line up with 72pt high text :)

Well depending on what letters were used and what their ascenders and
descenders were like, it might not line up optically; but yes, it would be
*in proportion* to the text.

> AFAIK, no UA does smart scaling though, so I'm going to have to wait...

No HTML UA, perhaps. All SVG UAs do smart scaling.


Received on Thursday, 3 August 2000 04:58:16 UTC