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Re: backgrounds..

From: Chris Lilley <Chris.Lilley@sophia.inria.fr>
Date: Wed, 31 Jul 1996 21:39:45 +0200 (DST)
Message-Id: <9607312139.ZM2919@grommit.inria.fr>
To: Carl Morris <msftrncs@htcnet.com>, WWW Style List <www-style@w3.org>
On Jul 31,  2:33pm, Carl Morris wrote:

> Can someone please shed some light on how backgrounds were to be
> implemented?  I am looking at how MSIE is doing it and saying "ARG!!
> It can't be!" :)

> If you put a background (ie a color) on a H? tag MSIE only places the
> background directly under the text.  I beleive this is incorrect and
> should be placed from one margin to the other.

Difficult to tell unless you post the stylesheet that you were using, so we can
see what the border and padding are.

Chris Lilley, W3C                          [ http://www.w3.org/ ]
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