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Re: NEW IE box model

From: Peter S. Linss <peter@linss.com>
Date: Mon, 02 Apr 2001 09:55:55 -0700
Message-ID: <3AC8AF1B.5D6F32AE@linss.com>
To: Manos Batsis <m.batsis@bsnet.gr>
CC: www-style@w3.org
See the 'box-sizing' property, coming in CSS3. (Already supported by Mozilla in
the experimental notation '-moz-box-sizing')


Manos Batsis wrote:

> The new IE box model
> http://msdn.microsoft.com/workshop/author/css/overview/cssenhancements.asp ,
> does not include border and padding in the box width. Although this change
> is compliant with CSS1, I really liked the previous implementation better,
> while I think that the specs where going to change (in other words, I
> remember a thread but not exactly what the outcome was) and include borders
> and padding in the "width".
> What are the plans on this subject?
> Manos
> "Science is like sex: sometimes something useful comes out, but that is not
> the reason we are doing it." -- R. Feynman
Received on Monday, 2 April 2001 12:57:09 UTC

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