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Re: unify properties 'display' and 'appearance'

From: David Woolley <forums@david-woolley.me.uk>
Date: Fri, 13 Jul 2007 21:14:21 +0100
Message-ID: <4697DD1D.4030601@david-woolley.me.uk>
To: www-style@w3.org

Dmitry Turin wrote:
> Property 'display' specify (in CSS2) how to visualize unknown tag, for example

Except for a bit of magic about HTML BODY elements, all *elements* are 
unknown to CSS.  display controls the basic formatting model for any 
element that can be selected, including virtual ones (like :before ones).

David Woolley
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