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Re: [css3] Proposal: spacing attribute.

From: Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>
Date: Wed, 05 Jul 2006 23:30:24 -0700
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>, www-style@w3.org
Message-id: <003701c6a0c5$aa16cbe0$3401a8c0@TERRA>

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
To: <www-style@w3.org>
Sent: Wednesday, July 05, 2006 9:20 PM
Subject: Re: [css3] Proposal: spacing attribute.

border-spacing:  "....If two [values] are specified, the first gives the 
*horizontal* spacing and the second the *vertical* spacing...."
src: http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/tables.html#separated-borders

padding: "... If there are two values, the top and bottom paddings are set 
to the first value and the right and left paddings are set to the second. 
... "
src: http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/box.html#padding-properties

IMO this is inconsistency - not human friendly I would say.

Andrew Fedoniouk.
Received on Thursday, 6 July 2006 06:37:04 UTC

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