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Re: FW: bidi-override scope in CSS2 and CSS 2.1

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Tue, 24 Oct 2006 10:00:28 -0400
Message-ID: <453E1C7C.2060102@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
CC: 'WWW International' <www-international@w3.org>

Steven Pemberton wrote:
> 
>> [Question 4 (XHTML]
>> If XHTML does in fact rely on CSS declarations to cause the appropriate
>> display of overridden text, then how does it square the fact that the
>> behaviour will change, depending on whether people use CSS2 or CSS2.1
>> enabled implementations?
> 
> Ugh. I'm willing to bet that no CSS2 implementation has implemented the 
> spec for this, and so the question is moot.

Actually, they have, and that's probably why it's written the way it is
in CSS2.1. IE and Mozilla both implement bidi-override per CSS2.1; Opera
implements it as specified in CSS2. (Konqueror and Safari don't implement
it at all.)

~fantasai
Received on Tuesday, 24 October 2006 14:01:05 GMT

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