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From "Louis Tribble" <louis.trib...@webgain.com>
Subject Re: website++: some fixes
Date Mon, 05 Nov 2001 17:31:43 GMT
> 
> I've followed Hugh suggestion and switched the CSS to use 
> small-medium-large. Please verify the font size is ok now.

Hmmm. I didn't see the first version, but in the revised version on IE (Win2K), 
the fonts are huge. Ya can't win...

I also happen to prefer serif fonts for body text, but I guess that's a
prejudice that many don't share.

Louis Tribble
----- Original Message ----- 
From: <max@corrosive.co.uk>
To: <general@xml.apache.org>
Sent: Monday, November 05, 2001 7:16 AM
Subject: website++: some fixes


> Hi
> 
> Thanks for the feedback!
> 
> I've followed Hugh suggestion and switched the CSS to use 
> small-medium-large. Please verify the font size is ok now.
> 
> At 9:11 AM -0500 11/5/01, Berin Loritsch wrote:
> >However, The text in the body could stand to be a little larger.
> 
> At 2:03 PM +0000 11/5/01, Hugh Greene wrote:
> >My only other comment is: *please* don't set font-size (or 
> >line-height) using "px" units in CSS, because it looks unreadably 
> >small on large displays.  You probably shouldn't need to set the 
> >default font size at all, and even "pt" is risky, because Mac and PC 
> >measure that differently.  You could use "small" and "x-small" 
> >without too much problem, though, I expect.
> 
> At 3:18 PM +0100 11/5/01, Henning von Bargen wrote:
> >The body text is a bit too small, quite hard to read.
> 
> At 9:32 AM -0500 11/5/01, timtwwatts@netscape.net wrote:
> >although I agree with the comments that the font size needs to be a 
> >bit larger.
> 
> 
> 
> I've also redesigned the logo/title area of the page: it should now 
> maintain the shape even at larger fonts.
> 
> At 2:03 PM +0000 11/5/01, Hugh Greene wrote:
> >... if you set the font size really large (as I do on my big monitor 
> >sometimes), the "The Apache XML Project" logo at the top left gets 
> >spread out into 3 pieces.  If you care, you could fix this with more 
> >table nesting, I suppose (or a rowspan):
> >
> >+----+----
> >|    |+---
> >|    ||
> >|    |+---
> >|LOGO||
> >|    |+---
> >|    ||
> >|    |+---
> >+----+----
> 
> 
> The address is the same 
> (http://www.corrosive.co.uk/xml_apache_org/site/), so please reload 
> or force-reload the page.
> 
> Looking forward to hear more comments.
> 
> Max
> -- 
> 
> ------------------------------
> 
> Max Guglielmino
> Corrosive
> http://www.corrosive.co.uk
> 
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