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Re: XHTML as XML

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Wed, 9 Feb 2005 14:01:16 +0000 (UTC)
To: Jesper Tverskov <jesper.tverskov@mail.tele.dk>
Cc: www-html@w3.org, gerald@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.61.0502091353300.27465@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Tue, 8 Feb 2005, Jesper Tverskov wrote:
>
> 2) Is it a bug for Mozilla/FireFox suddenly to require that we also 
> style the html element with background-color similar to the body 
> element? The Opera browser don't have this problem. In my opinion, the 
> body element must be the "top" element of the view port also when XHTML 
> is XML.

Firefox is correct here.

See the fourth paragraph of

   http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/colors.html#q2

Opera's rendering is a known bug.

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