ISSUE-61: Clarify computed value of font-weight wrt bolder/lighter

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Clarify computed value of font-weight wrt bolder/lighter

CSS3 Fonts
Raised by:
Elika Etemad
Opened on:

See discussion for August 2008 F2F Wednesday. Two proposed options are:
B. 100-900 plus integer representing accumulation of bolder+lighter
C. 100-900 plus sequence of bolder+lighter
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See dbaron's reply to D at

Elika Etemad, 10 Sep 2008, 16:19:11

This was resolved as part of CSS 2.1, bolder and lighter map explicitly to specific weights using the table defined in both the 2.1 and CSS3 Fonts specs.

John Daggett, 11 Sep 2012, 07:28:39

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