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Re: vertical-align

From: Anne van Kesteren (fora) <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Thu, 20 May 2004 21:31:19 +0200
Message-ID: <40AD0787.7090800@annevankesteren.nl>
To: Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>
Cc: W3C Style List <www-style@w3.org>

Andrew Fedoniouk wrote:

> 1) To allow use of 'auto' value in padding attributes. So to align container
> content to bottom author may use:
> padding-top:auto; in container's style.

Isn't going to work. (Incosistent)

> 1-%%) To introduce %% units (sorry) as a most generic solution of vertical
> (and horizontal) auto positioning.

Isn't going to work. (Not solid)

> 2) To introduce content-vertical-align attribute for any arbitrary block. I
> don't like it personally. Too many inconsitencies.

Isn't going to work. (Not solid)

> Any other ideas? Or vertical alignment a "person non grata" and we don't
> need it at all?

'position:center' has been proposed a while ago in this list [1].

[1] <http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2004Jan/0218.html>

  Anne van Kesteren
Received on Thursday, 20 May 2004 15:31:37 UTC

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