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Re: default.css

From: Frank Boumphrey <bckman@ix.netcom.com>
Date: Fri, 22 May 1998 13:52:06 -0400
To: "gordon" <gordon@quartz.gly.fsu.edu>
Cc: "'Style Sheet mailing list'" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <01bd85aa$55e5cce0$LocalHost@uspppBckman>
>>and P is an inline
element. <<

Now thats news to me!!
 I thought a block level element was one with a line break before and after
it, and P certainly has that!!<g>

Frank
-----Original Message-----
From: gordon <gordon@quartz.gly.fsu.edu>
To: Frank Boumphrey <bckman@ix.netcom.com>
Date: Friday, May 22, 1998 4:31 AM
Subject: Re: default.css


>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Frank Boumphrey <bckman@ix.netcom.com>
>Date: Thursday, May 21, 1998 8:10 PM
>Subject: Re: default.css
>
>
>>Just as a matter of interest, and only just of the subject, how come the
>>width property is recognized for DIV and not for P?
>>
>>Frank
>
>The short answer is that DIV is a block-level element, and P is an inline
>element.  The CSS-1 spec says that width 'Applies to: block-level and
>replaced elements'.
>
>later,
>gordon
>
>
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