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From: Stefan Seefeld (seefeld_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-10-05 13:03:07

Dave Harris wrote:

> Why millimeter rather than inch or point? For text, there is a strong
> argument for using imperial rather than metric units. A point is 1/72th of
> an inch, so it converts nicely. Points don't convert so well to
> millimeters. Also, PDF and Postscript are points-oriented. I wouldn't buck
> the trend without a good reason.

huh, I disagree. Let's get rid of those imperial units once and for all !

/me hides



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