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t0803-c5504-mrgn-l-02-c.htm: Test checks for undefined behavior

From: Arron Eicholz <Arron.Eicholz@microsoft.com>
Date: Fri, 27 Feb 2009 17:01:27 -0800
To: "public-css-testsuite@w3.org" <public-css-testsuite@w3.org>
Message-ID: <66D5CB5D6AB0694592FAF5487C50368B29B55CB809@NA-EXMSG-C111.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>

This test assumes a negative margin should result in a horizontal scrollbar. The spec currently does not define how or if a scrolling mechanism should be available because of the negative margin. This behavior is left up to user agents. 

None of the major browsers display a scrollbar in this case. The testcase source itself seems unsure, in a humorous way: 

<p class="five"> &nbsp;&nbsp;This page should have a horizontal scroll bar. </p> <!-- or should it? dum-dum-dummm.... -->

This test case is currently invalid and needs to be removed.

Arron Eicholz
Received on Saturday, 28 February 2009 01:02:08 UTC

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