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Re: [css3-text] Hanging Indent Again

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 1 Sep 2003 13:40:49 +0000 (UTC)
To: Alexander Savenkov <w3@hotbox.ru>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.56.0309011340250.27298@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Mon, 1 Sep 2003, Alexander Savenkov wrote:
>
> Hello everyone,
>
> Instead of
>    text-indent: 3em hanging;
>
> leave
>    text-indent: 3em;
>
> while introduce
>    text-indent-type: hanging | someothertype | someothervalue
>
> along with a shorthand property
>    indent: 3em hanging;
>    indent: [ text-indent || text-indent-type ] | inherit
>
> This seems to have much more sense as it'd be easier to add new indent
> types (and there are many as I already have said on this list).

The current proposal is compatible with the above should we ever decide to
add more types in future.

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