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Re: % height on <html> (was Re: Table height/width properties)

From: Jan Roland Eriksson <jrexon@newsguy.com>
Date: Sat, 07 Jul 2001 14:57:43 +0200
To: "Tantek Celik" <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>
Cc: bert@w3.org, www-style@w3.org, "css2-editors@w3.org" <css2-editors@w3.org>
Message-ID: <941ektg0hn5ob47b7p27t03v0b7iq2l7ae@4ax.com>
On Fri, 06 Jul 2001 18:35:07 -0700, you wrote:

[...]

>Proposed errata for CSS2:
>Suggest (but not require) using the viewport height as the specified height
>of the containing block of a root element for the purposes of computing a
>percentage height value on that root element.

I have followed this thread to see what might come out of it.
This conclusion of yours is IMO fully acceptable as a solution for the
"height problem" of the root element.

My only "objection" would be on if it qualifies as an "errata" entry.
I would still like to see a CSS2.1 revision where all ambiguities that
has been under discussion could be ironed out so that we would have a
"final" CSS2 spec that is all correct as per consensus.

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Jan Roland Eriksson .. <jrexon@newsguy.com>
Received on Saturday, 7 July 2001 09:03:38 GMT

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