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Re: Unitless dimensions

From: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Date: Tue, 05 Jul 2005 18:39:48 +0100
Message-ID: <42CAC5E4.5000805@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
To: Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
CC: www-style@w3.org

I think not, Robin; I'm reasonablu=y sure it
was "pure" CSS, in the context of HTML/XHTML ...

** Phil.
Robin Berjon wrote:

> Philip TAYLOR wrote:
>> There was a very informative message on this (or a related) list
>> not too long ago describing what the author referred to (I think)
>> as a "little-known feature" of CSS whereby unitless dimensions
>> (possibly in certain contexts) behaved in a useful but generally
>> little-understood way.  I've tried to track this behaviour down,
>> but with no success.  If the original poster, or someone familiar
>> with this area of CSS, could either clarify or point me at
>> the relevant spec., I'd be most grateful.
> Could this possibly have been related to SVG's unitless (aka user-space) 
> units?
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