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Re: Sizing

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Sat, 23 Sep 2006 12:14:48 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200609231114.k8NBEm907670@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: www-style@w3.org

> This is the authors' perspective. From readers' perspective, browsers could
> also use the "scaling" CSS property to zoom complete documents not only text
> sizes like they currently do. Currently common "Text Size" menu items could
> simply use "scaling" in their application specific in-memory style sheet to
> perform accessibility functionality.

I believe some do support zooming.  However, designs that depend
on zooming generally aren't fluid, and having to continually scroll
horizontally is, itself, an undesirable feature.
Received on Saturday, 23 September 2006 11:15:14 UTC

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