Re: Monospaced font

Hakon Lie (
Mon, 4 Dec 1995 00:53:21 +0100


> As Glenn says, there should be a `verbatim' property in CSS1. There
> will be; the only reason that it isn't there yet is that it would be
> the first boolean property in CSS. But if we can't think of a useful
> generalization soon it will be `preformatted: yes/no'.

How about:


Value: pre | normal
Initial value: normal
Example: PRE { white-space: pre }

Thus, we will be open for other sets of space/tab/newline rules that
may come up.


Hakon W Lie, W3C/INRIA, Sophia-Antipolis, France