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Re: Inline h*ll

From: Matthew Brealey <thelawnet@yahoo.com>
Date: Wed, 19 Jan 2000 03:51:02 -0800 (PST)
Message-ID: <20000119115102.22907.qmail@web901.mail.yahoo.com>
To: www-style <www-style@w3.org>
--- I wrote:
> Another reason that this approach is better is that it associates
> backgrounds with the line box rather than the text.

In fact, the implementation means that one cannot follow the advice in the
spec that states that one should always set background colours when one
sets foreground colours dangerous on inline elements. As a result, I am
forced to disregard this advice.

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