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Re: Fonts in validator page

From: Bertilo Wennergren <bertilow@gmx.net>
Date: Thu, 12 Dec 2002 10:20:57 +0100
To: <www-validator@w3.org>
Message-Id: <200212121020.57873.bertilow@gmx.net>

Christoph Päper:

> sans-serif;

> IMHO "sans-serif" would suffice, but except Verdana the others aren't
> such bad choices, most probably your Linux' TrueType or antialiasing
> support is disabled / not configured correctly.

Actually I don't think anyone comes to the validator to look at pretty 
fonts. So just leaving out any font-family rules, letting everyone see 
their browsers default font, would be the absolutely best choice. That 
way any strange problems with Konqueror or any other browser would just 

> Btw.: I noticed some other flaws in the CSSs:

Why should the validator play with CSS at all? Plain simple XHTML would 
do just fine.

Bertilo Wennergren <bertilow@gmx.net> <http://www.bertilow.com>
Received on Thursday, 12 December 2002 04:15:42 UTC

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