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Re: [css3-text] Hanging Indent Again

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Tue, 2 Sep 2003 18:18:08 -0400
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <20030902221808.GA11605@darby.dbaron.org>

On Wednesday 2003-09-03 00:39 +0400, Alexander Savenkov wrote:
> without loosing everything from 'bold' to 'serif'. Fortunately, we
> have an elegant solution here: to separately set the new value on
> the 'font-variant':
>    * { font: bold small-caps 12pt/11pt serif; font-variant: foo-caps; }
> That's the idea. How do I make it with the 'text-indent'?
>    * { text-indent: 3em hanging; text-indent: 3em; } ?

That doesn't help much, but reversing the order of the declarations does
what you want.

That said, I'm not sure why authors would want to do that -- would they
really want something that has a hanging indent to fall back to a normal
indent, which is the reverse of what they wanted?


L. David Baron                                <URL: http://dbaron.org/ >
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