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Re: Design Rough

From: Alexey Borzov <borz_off(at)cs(dot)msu(dot)su>
To: Dave Page <dpage(at)vale-housing(dot)co(dot)uk>
Cc: Michael Glaesemann <grzm(at)myrealbox(dot)com>,"Gavin M(dot) Roy" <gmr(at)ehpg(dot)net>, pgsql-www(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Design Rough
Date: 2004-05-13 09:35:03
Message-ID: 40A34147.5080009@cs.msu.su (view raw or flat)
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Hi!

Dave Page wrote:
>>1) Modern browsers are perfectly capable of resizing the 
>>fonts if there sizes are set in points.
>>2) Browsers have wildly different ideas about what 'small' 
>>and 'x-small' 
>>are. That's why the menu on current PostgreSQL site is 
>>readable in some browsers and completely unreadable in 
>>others. Do we want repeating it?
> 
> The reason we use x-small etc. is because we got so many complaints when
> using other methods such as pt, px, % and so on. 

::shrug::

I don't strain my eyes only when reading the site in MSIE. Everything 
else --- Mozilla, Konqueror --- makes the letters *way* too small.

Of course, MSIE is the winner of the browser wars, so we may just stick 
to it.

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