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Re: "inline" elements in CSS2 box model, and "inline-block" in CSS3

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Wed, 17 Oct 2001 13:28:20 +0200
To: Vadim Plessky <lucy-ples@mtu-net.ru>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <rcqqstktsgaqv5jdhjhij7qkgb3jmqpae0@4ax.com>
* Vadim Plessky wrote:
>Therefor, I would like to propose to include (*backport* from CSS3) { 
>display: inline-block; } in CSS2 specifications.
>It should speedup adoption of "inline-block" by 2-4 years, as manufacturers 
>of mainstream browsers, realistically speaking, 
>can add support for it within 1 year.

Why does this property need to be defined in CSS Level 2 in order to be
supported? Adding new features through errata is in general not a good
idea.
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