Re: [css3-fonts] Behdad's Feedback on CSS Fonts Module Level 3 Editor's Draft 5 April 2010

On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 7:06 PM, John Daggett <> wrote:
>> 3.3 Font width: the font-stretch property
>> Add a hint that agents may synthesize stretch?
> I don't think user agents should synthesize stretch.  With CSS
> transforms, authors can stretch or squish text if like this if they
> like but I don't think it should be something done automagically by
> user agents.

Using transforms for stretching/shrinking fonts doesn't make sense.
That would stretch/shrink the entire element, not just the text.


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