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Re: block-formatting-contexts-010

From: Gérard Talbot <css21testsuite@gtalbot.org>
Date: Mon, 17 Oct 2011 19:43:49 -0400
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To: "Alan Stearns" <stearns@adobe.com>
Cc: "Public CSS test suite mailing list" <public-css-testsuite@w3.org>

Le Lun 17 octobre 2011 19:04, Alan Stearns a écrit :
> I'm writing a css3-regions test to validate that a region creates a new
> block formatting context. So I've looked at existing tests in the css2.1
> testsuite. But I'm confused about block-formatting-contexts-010.xht


[RC6]
http://test.csswg.org/suites/css2.1/20110323/html4/block-formatting-contexts-010.htm


[nightly-unstable]
http://test.csswg.org/suites/css2.1/nightly-unstable/html4/block-formatting-contexts-010.htm



and
> some
> of its siblings.


[RC6] section 9.4.1 Block formatting contexts testcases
http://test.csswg.org/suites/css2.1/20110323/html4/chapter-9.html#s9.4.1


[nightly-unstable] section 9.4.1 Block formatting contexts testcases
http://test.csswg.org/suites/css2.1/nightly-unstable/html4/chapter-9.html#s9.4.1



> The test asserts that "Elements defined as inline-blocks establish a new
> block formatting context." But the test renders the same if I remove the
> display:inline-block line.

Good observation!

> Does this test actually check its assertion?

I'd say no.


I will propose the following as a correction for such test:

http://www.gtalbot.org/BrowserBugsSection/css21testsuite/block-formatting-contexts-010.html


regards, Gérard
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