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[css3-line] vertical-align was Re: [css3-ui] CSS3 modification: vertical-align

From: Tantek Çelik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>
Date: Thu, 03 Jul 2003 12:24:28 -0700
To: Chris Moschini <Chris.Moschini@amdocs.com>, "'Bert Bos'" <bert@w3.org>, <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <BB29D0EB.2A12F%tantek@cs.stanford.edu>

'vertical-align' is not in the CSS3 Basic UI module, it is in the CSS3 Line
Box Module.

 http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-linebox/#vertical-align-prop

Although your suggestion sounds like something for the either the CSS3 Box
Model or CSS3 Positioning Modules.

Tantek



On 7/3/03 11:56 AM, "Chris Moschini" <Chris.Moschini@amdocs.com> wrote:

> I'd like to recommend that vertical-align be amended in one of 2 ways:
> 
> 1) if the vertical-align property is specified in an element having position:
> absolute/fixed, that it position boxes inside it relative to its own inner
> dimensions; thus:
> 
> #container { position: absolute; height: 100%; vertical-align: bottom; }
> 
> <div id="container">
> <div id="example">Bottom</div>
> </div>
> 
> places "example" effectively at the bottom of the window.
> 
> 
> 2) A property be added that works as above in any context; for example,
> vertical-box-align, etc. vertical-align would be left be for backwards
> compatibility.
> 
> 
> -Chris "SoopahMan" Moschini
> http://hiveminds.info/
> http://soopahman.com/
> 
> (this is a public mailing list - ignore attachment)

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