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Re: CSS2 Query: 15.2 alignment

From: Chris Lilley <Chris.Lilley@sophia.inria.fr>
Date: Mon, 8 Dec 1997 19:09:15 +0100 (MET)
Message-Id: <9712081909.ZM21204@grommit.inria.fr>
To: "Eric A. Meyer" <eam3@po.cwru.edu>, www-style@w3.org
On Dec 8, 12:01pm, Eric A. Meyer wrote:

>    In my perusals of the CSS2 draft specification, I suddenly realized that
> 'text-align' seems to have been replaced with 'alignment.'  Is this
> intentional, or an error in the CSS2 spec?

It's an error, which unfortunately got propogated 'for consistency'
throughout the entire document ;-)

It has already been reported, and the next public draft will revert back to
text-align. Sorry for the inconvenience.

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