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Re: margin-left/margin-right

From: Laurent Carcone <Laurent.Carcone@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2002 11:28:33 +0200
To: ve3ll@rac.ca, Lars.Bruzelius@udac.se
Cc: www-amaya@w3.org
Message-Id: <20020717092833.786B16F92@tux.inrialpes.fr>


Thanks for your report.
We'll try to fix this bug as soon as possible.

Regards, 

Laurent Carcone


> On 16 Jul 2002 at 11:16, Lars Bruzelius wrote:
> > According to "Current state of CSS implementation" 
> > <URL:"http://www.w3.org/Amaya/User/CSSStatus.html"> margins are fully
> > supported by Amaya 6.2.
> > As far as I can see the following CSS statement does not yield the
> > expected result.
> >     p {margin-left: 15em; margin-right: 1em}
> > With Amaya 6.2 both right and left margins are set to the left value.
> > This seems to be a change from previous versions of Amaya.
> John Russell also tested on windows 98 version 6.2 (800x600) and
>  got even more bizarre results.  First letter margin 20 em
> but that was only thing on first line. Second line margin 20 em and 
> rest of text...  brought up horizontal scroll rather than wrapping.
> test program was:
> 
> <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN">
> <html>
> <head>
> <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-
> 1">
> <style type="text/css">
> p {margin-left:20em; margin-right:2em}
> </style>
> <title>x</title>
> </head>
> <body>
> <p>This is just a test of margins. There should be a 20em margin on 
> the left and a 2 em margin
> on the right.  quirk in amaya.</p>
> 
> </body>
> </html>
> John Russell, VE3LL@RAC.CA
> http://home.cogeco.ca/~ve3ll (2 L's as in LLAMA)
> check HTML at http://www.htmlhelp.com/tools/validator/
> check CSS at http://jigsaw.w3.org/css-validator/
> check JavaScript at http://www.crockford.com/javascript/jslint.html
> 
> 
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