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Re: background-bg-pos-205 has incorrect pass condition

From: Gérard Talbot <css21testsuite@gtalbot.org>
Date: Mon, 18 Oct 2010 12:12:04 -0700
Message-ID: <ec579311be117cc492b98504277b51f8.squirrel@cp3.shieldhost.com>
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Cc: "public-css-testsuite@w3.org" <public-css-testsuite@w3.org>

> The test:
> http://test.csswg.org/suites/css2.1/20100917/html4/background-bg-pos-205.htm
> http://test.csswg.org/suites/css2.1/20100917/xhtml1/background-bg-pos-205.xht
> has an incorrect pass condition.  It says there should be 4em of
> space below and to the right of the diamond.  However, there should
> be 5em on the right (because of the -5em margin) and 3em below
> (because the 2em margin and the -5em margin collapse).

The webpage has validation error: block-level elements are not allowed
inside a <pre>. Replacing <p></p> with a <span> would be ok.
The pass condition is also too technical:
"there should be 4em of text"
It's not exactly clear how to replace this and how to guide the tester
on a measured position.

regards, Gérard
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