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Re: [CSS21] Does 10.6.7 apply to the root element?

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 08 Apr 2006 09:34:19 +0200
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.s7ohzh0r64w2qv@id-c0020.oslo.opera.com>

On Fri, 07 Apr 2006 21:11:09 +0200, L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>  
> 'overflow' effectively never applies to the root element since when it's
> set on the root element, it applies to the viewport instead.

Right. So effectively any text on 'overflow' does not apply to the root  
element because only the property is set on it, but its affects are not?  
That was not entirely clear to me.

>>  http://dump.testsuite.org/2006/www-style/001.htm
> I think that's a bug in Mozilla.

Ok. Seems like Safari and Opera are consistent in rendering by the way.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Saturday, 8 April 2006 07:34:37 UTC

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