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Subject: Re: [office] Adding support for "em" measurements

> I don't have the details at my finger tips but I recall that there are 
> multiple definitions of "em" in typography.
> If we specify one, shouldn't we allow for choices of the others?
> I can run down the details a bit later this week.

Please do.   We should try to make sure we cover the major standards, at least, and if there's an interpretation used by any widely-used office suite.

Marbux had a few pointers.  Here's what CSS says:
"The em-based relative units of measurement are defined in the Unicode
standard, <http://www.unicode.org/charts/PDF/U2000.pdf>;, pg. 167."

--- David A. Wheeler

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