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Re: Spec problem - text outline

From: Glenn A. Adams <gadams@xfsi.com>
Date: Tue, 09 Dec 2008 19:05:53 +0800
To: Sean Hayes <Sean.Hayes@microsoft.com>, Public TTWG List <public-tt@w3.org>
Message-ID: <C5647211.6D81%gadams@xfsi.com>
Seems reasonable.


On 12/9/08 6:46 PM, "Sean Hayes" <Sean.Hayes@microsoft.com> wrote:

> Right. But that anonymous spanıs value for a style property which is not
> inherited must surely be its initial value. Which in this case would be none.
> We need to amend this Note a) so that it is normative and b) to something
> like:
>  
> For the purpose of determining applicability of this style property, each
> character child of a p element is considered to be enclosed in an anonymous
> span where the value of this style property is set to Œinheritı.
>  
> 
> Sean Hayes
> Media Accessibility Strategist
> Accessibility Business Unit
> Microsoft
>  
> Office:  +44 118 909 5867,
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>  
> 
> From: Glenn A. Adams [mailto:gadams@xfsi.com]
> Sent: 09 December 2008 10:21
> To: Sean Hayes; Public TTWG List
> Subject: Re: Spec problem - text outline
>  
> 
> See the note that follows the table in 8.2.21:
> Note:
> 
> For the purpose of determining applicability of this style property, each
> character child of a p element is considered to be enclosed in an anonymous
> span.
> 
> The same note is repeated on all style properties that apply to the span
> element (type), e.g., see tts:color.
> 
> 
> On 12/9/08 7:42 AM, "Sean Hayes" <Sean.Hayes@microsoft.com> wrote:
> I noticed something odd about the textOutline property. Its defined as non
> inheritable, yet it only works on spans. So it doesnıt seem possible to make
> it work on anonymous spans.
>  
> Sean Hayes
> Media Accessibility Strategist
> Accessibility Business Unit
> Microsoft
>  
> Office:  +44 118 909 5867,
> Mobile: +44 7875 091385
> 
> 
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