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Re: valign=center-style alignment in CSS3?

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Mon, 26 Jan 2004 04:10:35 -0500 (EST)
Message-Id: <813FF376-4FDF-11D8-8664-000A957E4F00@dorward.me.uk>
To: www-style@w3.org



On 26 Jan 2004, at 03:11, Vincent Starre wrote:
> given that position:relative and position:absolute refer to either  
> being relative to the window or relative to the parent-element,

No they don't.

Absolute is from the edges of the nearest positioned ancestor, relative  
is relative to the location the element holds in normal flow.

> what would position:center be relative to? (Or a link to the proposal  
> you refer to may be useful)

http://www.w3.org/Search/Mail/Public/search?type-index=www-style&index- 
type=t&keywords=%22position%3A+center%22&search=Search turns up what  
appears to be that proposal.

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David Dorward
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