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Re: Style rules to emulate BR

From: Jonas Sicking <sicking@bigfoot.com>
Date: Mon, 19 Feb 2001 23:24:34 +0100
Message-ID: <004e01c09ac2$bcedae00$5412a8c0@Milwork08>
To: <www-style@w3.org>
fantasai wrote:
> Tim Bagot wrote:
> >
> > CSS3, I believe, will allow 'br { display: inline; content: "\A" }',
> > which seems to combine the best of both approaches.
>
> But doesn't allow 'clear'.

Is it really neccesary for <br> to support 'clear' (other then perhaps for
backwords compability). The CSS2 spec states that 'clear' only applies to
block elements and I think <br> should be considered an inline element?

/ Jonas Sicking
Received on Monday, 19 February 2001 17:23:58 GMT

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