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Re: Inheritance?

From: Frank Boumphrey <bckman@ix.netcom.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Sep 1998 16:33:20 -0400
Message-ID: <008901bdeb1f$40e365c0$9eaddccf@ix.netcom.com>
To: <www-style@w3.org>, "Leonard Rosenthol" <leonardr@Adobe.COM>
Leonard wrote:

>Why does this NOT work?
> <P class="dynamic-style"><SPAN>standard paragraph with a first line

Text-indent only applies to block level objects, and SPAN is an inline flow

The second example should NOT work!!

see below signature  for extract from spec.


Frank Boumphrey

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From the spec:-
16.1 Indentation: the 'text-indent' property
Value:   <length> | <percentage> | inherit
Initial:   0
Applies to:   block-level elements
Inherited:   yes
Percentages:   refer to width of containing block
Media:   visual

-----Original Message-----
From: Leonard Rosenthol <leonardr@Adobe.COM>
To: <www-style@w3.org>
Date: Monday, September 28, 1998 3:28 PM
Subject: Inheritance?
Received on Monday, 28 September 1998 16:33:05 UTC

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