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Re: [css3-fonts] font-size-adjust auto issue

From: Andrew Cunningham <lang.support@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 26 Aug 2013 14:31:46 +1000
Message-ID: <CAGJ7U-Uf55bPw1b9p2SUZ8YkmjHRVU=eWTfDSoDHFHb7ZoaNtQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Felix Miata <mrmazda@earthlink.net>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
If only this was the case. I can't think of anyone browser that gets it
right. With firefox and chrome probably the worst offenders.

A.
On 26/08/2013 2:00 PM, "Felix Miata" <mrmazda@earthlink.net> wrote:

> On 2013-08-26 13:30 (GMT+1000) Andrew Cunningham composed:
>
>  But what you are assuming is that ALL users can set default fonts for the
>> languages or scripts that they use. Which is an assumption that also does
>> not hold water.
>>
>
> I guess you missed my point. What I wrote was supposed to mean was that
> whatever few user agents that fail to provide the essential configurability
> that is selectability of suitable default font family and size are not only
> rare, but doomed to swift and deserved death, if not stillborn, or at best,
> rarely used by ordinary web users, who will find a way to have whatever
> they really need, as opposed to the far less compelling urge to satisfy
> mere desires.
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