on 2003-11-24 08:33 Mark Simonson wrote:
> Another argument that is frequently brought up in favor of Arial is its
> superb hinting.
Iirc, the original Microsoft release with Mac software was hinted with
an ugly stick--I remember my surprise at seeing size=2 Arial on one of
my own web pages unreadable on a Mac (I no longer use either Arial or
the <font> tag). As a result, I started specifying Geneva ahead of Arial
in the font list, but I honestly don't know how well it sizes on a web page.
Curtis Clark http://www.csupomona.edu/~jcclark/
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