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RE: width of absolutely positioned, non-replaced elements

From: <JOrendorff@ixl.com>
Date: Mon, 6 Mar 2000 10:52:10 -0500
Message-ID: <CD8E2CDBC6D0D111ACB900805FBBD97E02630211@exchange.mem.ixl.com>
To: www-style@w3.org
Matthew Brealey wrote:
> Under the rules I proposed for inline blocks, this could be 
> achieved by display: inline-block:

<snip> But this wouldn't work for absolutely positioned elements.
'position: absolute' always positions and sizes a box without regard
for its contents.

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Jason Orendorff
Received on Monday, 6 March 2000 10:56:42 UTC

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