[ZWeb] DISCUSS: Font size
Thu, 16 May 2002 10:49:39 -0400
Perhaps this is worth investigating:
I found this from the glish.com/css site.
Paul Everitt wrote:
> Olivier Deckmyn wrote:
>>> That's too bad. Nearly all the docs I have read have encouraged people
>>> to switch to em as a relative point size. While things look better on
>>> your browser, they look worse on mine (Mozilla under Linux on a big
>>> Perhaps we need to find a way to accomodate this better.
>> I've been working on this subject for months. It's the only "not bad"
>> solution i've found. I think one can not mix "nice design" with "scalable
>> fonts". It's only my point of view.
> It's nice design, if you are on Windows and don't want to adjust the
> text size.
> I viewed the page under IE in Win2k. I tried to change the text size
> (View->Text Size->Larger) and nothing happened.
> I tried it under three browsers under Linux. On one (Konqueror in KDE
> 3) it was readable. Under two (Mozilla and Netscape) the font was too
> small to read.
> I agree that we need nice design. I'd also like to be able to read the
> pages. :^)
> For now I'll try to isolate the font settings into a separate css, to
> make it easy for us to work with until we find the right choice.
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