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Re: [CSS21] Make XHTML <body> magic just like HTML <body>

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sat, 10 Mar 2007 00:34:41 +0000 (UTC)
To: Eli Friedman <sharparrow1@yahoo.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0703100033550.1473@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Fri, 9 Mar 2007, Eli Friedman wrote:
>
> Hmm, should anything be done about ltr/rtl handling on
> the body?
> See 
> http://bonsai.mozilla.org/cvsblame.cgi?file=mozilla/layout/generic/nsGfxScrollFrame.cpp&rev=3.298&mark=2079-2087#2079
>
> I'm not sure if there's anything about it in the spec.

I'm not sure we need to say anything about this. I'd encourage Mozilla to 
treat XHTML and HTML equivalently, but that's out of scope of CSS2.1. 
Maybe a future CSS version will define this in more detail.

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