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Re: [CSS21] Unclear wording in section 10.6.2, 10.3.2

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@mit.edu>
Date: Mon, 06 Mar 2006 16:03:35 -0600
Message-ID: <440CB1B7.9050608@mit.edu>
To: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
CC: www-style Mailing List <www-style@w3.org>

Ian Hickson wrote:
>> Even so, it's not so clear what "one" refers to here...  Given where the 
>> clause comes, it would seem to refer to the "used value", which is not 
>> likely to be the intent.
> 
> In both cases, it refers to the element having an intrinsic dimension.

In that case, I suggest something more like:

    If 'height' has a computed value of 'auto', 'width' also has a
    computed value of 'auto', and the element has an intrinsic height,
    the intrinsic height is the used value of 'height'.

And similar for width.

-Boris
Received on Monday, 6 March 2006 22:03:59 GMT

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