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Re: blink and child elements / underline and subscript

From: Chris Lilley <Chris.Lilley@sophia.inria.fr>
Date: Tue, 29 Jul 1997 15:07:30 +0200 (MET)
Message-Id: <9707291507.ZM19253@grommit.inria.fr>
To: neil@bigpic.com, Bert Bos <Bert.Bos@sophia.inria.fr>, www-style@w3.org
On Jul 28,  2:35pm, Neil St.Laurent wrote:
> Subject: Re: blink and child elements / underline and subscript
> In the time of 28 Jul 97:22:08, Bert Bos pronounced:
>
> > Child elements should probably blink in sync with their parents..
> >
> > That's why we say the decoration continues in the child elements, but
> > is not inherited..
>
> Yes, I understand that completely, I was just particularily confused
> about what "continuing" a blink meant...

It means that the child elements don't have their own, independent, blink.

It is rather similar to the "transparent" initial value for background
and the reason background doesn't inherit.

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