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Re: Box model: min-margin and max-margin, max-padding and min-padding

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Sun, 03 Oct 2004 15:22:09 -0500
Message-ID: <41605F71.7010707@mit.edu>
To: "Justin Wood (Callek)" <116057@bacon.qcc.mass.edu>
CC: W3C Style List <www-style@w3.org>

Justin Wood (Callek) wrote:
> Well a "node" technically is inserted, which is an anonymous node, 
> meaning selectors do not match it, nor do they appear in the DOM, thus 
> not modifying the DOM...

Actually, in Gecko there are in fact no DOM nodes added whatsoever, anonymous or 

> it is the same concept if in HTML you add an inline element, 
 > in a spot where the html would expect a block element,
> most browsers have implimented quarks behavior in these cases, so that a 
> block elem is placed between them and the block one that is placed is 
> not shown in the DOM...

Which browsers have implemented this (note that Gecko doesn't do this either).

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