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Re: [css-ruby] Default font-size of ruby annotation with ruby-position: inter-character

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Fri, 06 Feb 2015 19:46:39 -0500
Message-ID: <54D5606F.7070805@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 01/26/2015 10:15 PM, Xidorn Quan wrote:
>
> I don't think Taiwan publishers would often enlarge the size because that would cause the annotation exceed the boundary of
> one character, which I think rarely happens.
>
> But it makes me wonder whether ruby-text should be computed according to ruby-position. It's probably true that
> inter-character will only be used in Taiwan, however it is not true that Taiwan people only use inter-character. They may use
> other values as well, and in those cases, the font-size should also be 30%, because it is the usual font-size for bopomofo.
>
> Maybe the best way is not introducing a new keyword, but specifying a locale-dependent default stylesheet.

Given that the sizing is script-dependent and not position-dependent,
this makes sense to me.

~fantasai
Received on Saturday, 7 February 2015 05:18:08 UTC

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