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Re: Percentage height meaurements.

From: Tantek Çelik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>
Date: Thu, 27 May 2004 17:09:19 -0700
To: Justin Wood <jw6057@bacon.qcc.mass.edu>, Richard York <richy@smilingsouls.net>, <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <BCDBD13E.46E6E%tantek@cs.stanford.edu>

On 5/27/04 2:16 PM, "Justin Wood" <jw6057@bacon.qcc.mass.edu> wrote:

> The solution to your problem, which IS NOT a final spec though (so not
> sure how good it would be to put in a book) is the css-property:
> 'box-sizing'  in the CSS3 Box Model spec [1].

Correction: 'box-sizing' is already in the CSS3 Basic User Interface
specification which is a Candidate Recommendation (CR), and implementations
(and uses) are officially encouraged.

At least two working implementations already exist (IE5/Mac and Opera 7.5),
and Mozilla implements box-sizing with alternate syntax.

[1] <http://www.w3.org/TR/2004/CR-css3-ui-20040511/#box-sizing>

Tantek
Received on Thursday, 27 May 2004 20:08:20 GMT

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