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Re: [CSS21] Inheritance and first-line

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 25 Oct 2005 20:44:18 +0000 (UTC)
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0510252044070.6813@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Mon, 24 Oct 2005, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> 
> So the problem as I see it is that on the one hand we want the 
> background properties to apply to the entire line (so we don't want to 
> break up the first-line and make it a descendant of the inlines on the 
> line) but on the other hand we want the first-line to be able to affect 
> color of the text, so somehow its style needs to inherit down to the 
> text, etc.  Is that about right?

Yes.

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