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RE: [Q] Shouldn't margin-bottom...?

From: Chris Wilson (PSD) <cwilso@MICROSOFT.com>
Date: Tue, 4 Feb 1997 11:35:12 -0800
Message-ID: <c=US%a=_%p=msft%l=RED-76-MSG-970204193512Z-77528@INET-04-IMC.microsoft.com>
To: "'Dan Delaney'" <dionysos@dionysia.org>
Cc: "'W3C Style Mailing List'" <www-style@w3.org>
Of COURSE I understand how absurd this is - read my mail all the way
through.  It was a limitation of our IE3 rendering engine and the
resources (about 1/3 of my time, minus the three weeks I was out of the
office for health reasons) to change it in order to support stylesheets.

I also said in my previous email that IE4 already supports this
properly.

	-Chris
Chris Wilson
cwilso@microsoft.com
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>-----Original Message-----
>From:	Dan Delaney [SMTP:dionysos@dionysia.org]
>Sent:	Tuesday, February 04, 1997 10:50 AM
>To:	Chris Wilson (PSD)
>Cc:	'W3C Style Mailing List'
>Subject:	RE: [Q] Shouldn't margin-bottom...?
>
>On Tue, 4 Feb 1997, Chris Wilson (PSD) wrote:
>> 2) Paragraphs have a "built-in" margin that is not overridden by CSS
>> margins.
>
>   Of course you realize how absurd that is. Being able to tell the
>browser how much space to put above and below paragraphs and headlines is
>one of THE fundamental features of Style Sheets, just as it is in
>typesetting programs like QuarkXPress. If the browser ignores my
>specifications, what's the point in using Style Sheets?
>   Any idea WHEN MSIE will get around to supporting this basic feature?
>
> --Dan
>
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