Re: clarification needed : Computed Style Value of 'font-family'

* Daniel Glazman wrote on
>Let's suppose that the following CSS style declaration applies to a 
>given element :
>  font-family : Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif
>What is the computed style value for 'font-family' on this element, 
>supposing that Helvetica font is not available on the system but Arial is ?
>(a) "Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif"
>(b) "Arial"
>(c) "Arial, sans-serif

I'd say a). Font-family names aren't relative to another value, so they
are absolute and the computed value of an absolute value is equivalent
to the specified value, see [1]

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