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Re: [RC4] containing-block-001 not testing what it should

From: Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Jan 2011 08:54:06 -0800
Cc: CSS-testsuite <public-css-testsuite@w3.org>, Arron Eicholz <Arron.Eicholz@microsoft.com>
Message-id: <EB216A46-BA9D-469B-8D69-35BB0826C147@me.com>
To: Alan Gresley <alan@css-class.com>
On Jan 13, 2011, at 4:32 am, Alan Gresley wrote:

> Hello,
> 
> <http://test.csswg.org/suites/css2.1/20101210/html4/containing-block-001.htm>
> 
> 
> This test case is not testing what it should. All browsers that I can test currently pass this test. The assert has,
> 
>  "If the element's position is 'relative', the containing block is formed by
>   the content edge of the nearest block-level ancestor box."
> 
> 
> For this to be true, the test needs a grandchild descendant. I propose this test as a replacement.
> 
> <http://css-class.com/test/css21testsuite/containing-block-001.htm>
> 
> 
> Safari 5 fails this test.

This is a known issue: <https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=29189>

Simon
Received on Thursday, 13 January 2011 16:54:44 GMT

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