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

From: Justin Wood (Callek) <116057@bacon.qcc.mass.edu>
Date: Sun, 03 Oct 2004 20:49:22 -0400
Message-ID: <41609E12.1010603@bacon.qcc.mass.edu>
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
CC: W3C Style List <www-style@w3.org>

L. David Baron wrote:

>On Sunday 2004-10-03 03:21 -0400, Justin Wood (Callek) wrote:
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>>Andrew Fedoniouk wrote:
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>>>| > As per CSS [1] "display:table-cell" forces change of underlying DOM - 
>>>UA
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>>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...  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...
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>This simply isn't true.  While a UA could manufacture a sort of node
>behind-the-scenes if it wants to, nothing requires it to do so, and it's
>certainly not related to any of the quirks or rules in HTML parsing.
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>-David
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...Well thank you david for pointing out my mistake in this, (after I
posted I did feel like I shouldnt have for some reason, now I know why).

~Justin Wood (Callek on moznet IRC)
Received on Monday, 4 October 2004 00:50:19 GMT

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