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Re: Proposing <indent> vs. <blockquote>

From: Roger Johansson <roger@456bereastreet.com>
Date: Sat, 14 Apr 2007 12:01:38 +0200
Message-Id: <E9810D8C-1D88-42D2-882F-BEE0C70DD7CE@456bereastreet.com>
To: HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>

On 14 apr 2007, at 08.51, Mike Schinkel wrote:

> Can you please provide me an example of both an <indent> and an  
> alternate HTML element that would be styled with CSS?  And please  
> do it with inline CSS styling as people who write HTML in blog  
> posts and in comments on blogs and when posting to forums.

<p style="margin-left:2em">Here is my indented block of text.</p>

>> Any incoherencies in the box model support in different browsers are
>> only temporary and will be eradicated in the coming months/years.
> Forgive me for being skeptical, but I believe you are being  
> hopelessly over-optimistic on this count.

I don't know if there have ever been any differences in box model  
support that would affect the margins necessary for indenting. There  
certainly aren't any in current browsers, unless I am completely  
misunderstanding you.


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