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Re: Another small question

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2004 14:12:23 +0200
Message-ID: <1426474238.20040610141223@w3.org>
To: "Andrew Fedoniouk" <news@terrainformatica.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org

On Thursday, June 10, 2004, 8:17:50 AM, Andrew wrote:


AF> Does anybody know what is it this 'x-height' here:

AF> "middle
AF> Align the vertical midpoint of the box with the baseline of the parent box
AF> plus half the x-height of the parent."
AF> [http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/visudet.html#propdef-vertical-align]

http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-CSS2/fonts.html#descdef-x-height

AF> And what vertical position of IMG must be here:

AF> p { line-height:20px; }
AF> img { vertical-align:middle; width:4px; height:4px }

AF> <p >sample text <img src="..." /></p>

There is not enough information in that sample to compute the result.


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 Chris Lilley                    mailto:chris@w3.org
 Chair, W3C SVG Working Group
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