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Re: color: how to specify an area of?

From: C.Bottelier <c.bottelier@ITsec.nl>
Date: Tue, 22 Oct 2002 13:40:26 +0200
Message-ID: <3DB5392A.60471A02@ITsec.nl>
To: Jonathan Chetwynd <j.chetwynd@btinternet.com>
CC: John Anthony Lewis <lewi0371@mrs.umn.edu>, www-style@w3.org

Jonathan Chetwynd wrote:
> 'Is there a recognised or correct way to display an area of color, using
> css?'
> this means no 'content'.

It *should* work without content between the span. But due a
bgu in IE, content must beprovided, otherwise the element is ignored.

> Sorry,but you are using  this is 'content' and should work, though
> unfortunately ie5.2 for mac it does not for me.

I've placed a ' ' non-brakable-space in the spans, so if you see an
 there might be something wrong with the file conents or so. I;ve
checked and see also in the file I got back from the list a "&nbsp;"
and a nice clear colored area's. (IE5.5 on WINNT4)

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