W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-style@w3.org > January 2000

Re: Inline formatting model document

From: Ian Hickson <py8ieh@bath.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 18 Jan 2000 18:38:35 +0000 (GMT)
To: Erik van der Poel <erik@netscape.com>
cc: www-style <www-style@w3.org>, Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.4.04.10001181836220.26868-100000@mary.bath.ac.uk>
On Mon, 17 Jan 2000, Erik van der Poel wrote:

>> So in conclusion I would suggest that splitting the leading equally
>> above and below the line is the best solution.
> I guess you're right. Is there some way to make sure that the block
> element's border does not collide with any underline that might appear
> on the last line? Does the author just have to enter some arbitrary
> padding value?

Yeah, padding would do. But then if you have a border you'll probably have
padding anyway, because otherwise it looks squashed. 

So there is not really a problem! :-)

-- 
Ian Hickson                            ("`-''-/").___..--''"`-._   
http://www.bath.ac.uk/%7Epy8ieh/        `6_ 6  )   `-.  (     ).`-.__.`)
                                        (_Y_.)'  ._   )  `._ `. ``-..-' fL
Member, Mozilla Quality Assurance     _..`--'_..-_/  /--'_.' ,'
Browser Standards Compliance Team    (il).-''  (li).'  ((!.-'    
Received on Tuesday, 18 January 2000 13:38:40 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Monday, 27 April 2009 13:54:02 GMT