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Re: CSS 2: Table Cells and the "line-height" Property

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 30 Mar 2001 14:11:36 -0800 (Pacific Standard Time)
To: Eric Meyer <emeyer@theopalgroup.com>
cc: <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.WNT.4.31.0103301409330.1048-100000@HIXIE.netscape.com>
On Fri, 30 Mar 2001, Eric Meyer wrote:
>
> [snip very good summary]
>
> We humans may find this annoying [...]

Well, some of us do, I find it fine. :-)


>     So: how about asking implementors to include a UA style which
> states something along the lines of:
>
>     td > img, th > img {vertical-align: bottom;}
>
> Would that be terribly inappropriate? [...]
>
>     If this solution offends, consider allowing it in
> bugwards-compatible mode and not in strict mode and see if you're
> quite so offended.  If so, then let's hear why.

That's pretty much what has been done in Mozilla / Netscape 6.x.

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