[texhax] automated document processing (was Re: tex vs latex)

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Fri Oct 30 19:42:33 CET 2009

William Adams wrote:
> On Oct 30, 2009, at 8:09 AM, Philip TAYLOR wrote:
>> William Adams wrote:
>>> - no way to encode graphic sizes in html using relative sizes (ems) when
>>> using CSS or any other system I've found
>> I don't understand : I can write
>>     <img style="width: 5em" src="..." alt="...">
>> and that will have the apparently desired effect.  What
>> additional feature(s) are you looking for in contexts
>> such as this ?
> I guess I'll need to retract that part of my rant. Last time I tried 
> that sort of thing (not in the past week, that just got thrown in that 
> list) it simply didn't work --- perhaps it only works w/ certain 
> browsers? I'll have to check more thoroughly.
> Thanks!
> William

it is mostly the font sizes that are a problem with certain M$ browsers. 
But that one can program around that by setting the body font size in a 
special way.

I'd recommend that you had a look at the articles on alistapart.org (or 
something like that), which is a very nice site for webdesign.


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