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Re: Inline h*ll

From: Erik van der Poel <erik@netscape.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Jan 2000 14:40:43 -0800
Message-ID: <388CD4EB.809E1CCB@netscape.com>
To: www-style <www-style@w3.org>
CC: Matthew Brealey <thelawnet@yahoo.com>
Ian Hickson wrote:
> 
> On Mon, 24 Jan 2000, Erik van der Poel wrote:
> 
> > However, the author may also wish to have finer control over the
> > border. He may want to draw it as tightly as possible around the
> > text, i.e. zero or little vertical space between text and border.
> 
> Doesn't this happen anyway if the padding is zero?

If the inline element is <span>_</span>, does the current CSS spec say
that the border is drawn immediately above the top of the _ or at the
height of the font itself?

(Rhetorical question.)

Erik
Received on Monday, 24 January 2000 17:43:28 GMT

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