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Re: Line boxes

From: Ian Hickson <py8ieh@bath.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 15 Dec 1999 17:13:59 +0000 (GMT)
To: Matthew Brealey <thelawnet@yahoo.com>
cc: www-style <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.04.9912151711090.21428-100000@mary.bath.ac.uk>

[I'm going through old mail, apologies if this has already been
replied to before.]

On Mon, 6 Dec 1999, Matthew Brealey wrote:

> One area of the existing specification that I believe is poorly
> described is that of the vertical box model properties on inline
> elements.
>
> Although margin-left, margin-right, etc., are obvious, vertical
> margins are less so.

Vertical margins have absolutely no effect on inline elements.

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