[thelist] JavaScript - View --> Text Size

Christian Heilmann codepo8 at gmail.com
Sun Apr 8 13:17:44 CDT 2007

> Yeah this might be pushing things, but can JavaScript be used to check
> browser text size, and if it is larger, largest, etc swap out a
> background image for a 'taller' one?  And yes I can see arguments why
> not to do this.  -Bob

Yes it can, you either create a DIV with 1x1em and monitor its size or
use an IFRAME and check the onresize event. We've put some
explanations on ALA:


Chris Heilmann
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