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Re: Rendering section feedback

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2009 08:02:52 +0000 (UTC)
To: Simon Pieters <simonp@opera.com>
Cc: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>, Olivier GENDRIN <olivier.gendrin@gmail.com>, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>, Lachlan Hunt <lachlan.hunt@lachy.id.au>, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>, public-html <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0902110802090.952@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Wed, 11 Feb 2009, Simon Pieters wrote:
> On Wed, 11 Feb 2009 04:07:19 +0100, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> > > 
> > >   When a Document is in quirks mode, margins on HTML elements that
> > >   collapse with the top or bottom of the initial containing block are
> > >   expected to be collapsed to zero.
> > > 
> > > I think this should be more general, sort of like:
> > > 
> > >   :first-child { margin-top:0 }
> > >   :last-child { margin-bottom:0 }
> > > 
> > > ...but I haven't looked into whether that matches reality or not.
> > 
> > That CSS definitely doesn't match reality. I'm not sure if my english 
> > prose does either, though. Are there cases that I missed that aren't 
> > covered by existing CSS spec text?
> 
> I was thinking of e.g. this case:
> 
> http://software.hixie.ch/utilities/js/live-dom-viewer/?%3Cstyle%3E%20td%20%7B%20border%3Asolid%20%7D%20%3C%2Fstyle%3E%0A%3Ctable%3E%3Ctd%3E%3Cp%3Ex%3Cdiv%3Ex%3C%2Fdiv%3E%3Cp%3Ex

Oh, right, table cells. Fixed.


> > On Wed, 4 Feb 2009, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> > > 
> > > Only Firefox (maybe WebKit?) seems to have display:block for multicol. I
> > > could not find a browser that has it for spacer. So these two elements
> > > should be removed from that list I think. (Thanks to Simon.)
> > 
> > Dropped multicol. Couldn't find mention of spacer in the rendering
> > section.
> 
> I think Anne meant 'layer'. :-)

Fixed.

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