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Re: [css3-fonts] opentype font feature support

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Fri, 5 Mar 2010 10:23:56 +1300
Message-ID: <11e306601003041323t3bb46b00wd80e2f6d9f8929cf@mail.gmail.com>
To: Jonathan Kew <jonathan@jfkew.plus.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Fri, Mar 5, 2010 at 6:25 AM, Jonathan Kew <jonathan@jfkew.plus.com>wrote:

> On 4 Mar 2010, at 13:30, Christoph Päper wrote:
> > 6.1 font-kerning: normal | inherit | enabled | disabled
> >
> > There are few properties that use generic on/off state names like
> ‘enabled’ and ‘disabled’. I would prefer not to see more of them, but I do
> not know which pair of words would be better here, ‘kern’/? perhaps.
> I'd be happy to hear alternative suggestions, although as the draft does
> not currently include font-kerning as one of the properties controllable via
> the font shorthand, I don't think the generic "enabled" and "disabled" are
> particularly problematic here.

How about just naming them 'kerning' and 'no-kerning'? If 'font-kerning:
kerning' is too weird, perhaps rename 'font-kerning' to

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