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Re: Alignment property proposal

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 6 Nov 2007 15:37:04 +0000 (UTC)
To: Markus Mielke <mmielke@windows.microsoft.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, "w3c-css-wg@w3.org" <w3c-css-wg@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0711061533350.30809@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Tue, 6 Nov 2007, Markus Mielke wrote:
>
> Problem:
>
> Allow centering of content within a containing block. Today, we only 
> have text-align: center available that only applies to text and inline 
> elements. This makes general centering of elements (like images) really 
> difficult.

We already have a detailed and powerful proposal for this:

   http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2004Jan/0218.html

(I think that's the most recent version of that proposal. I may be 
mistaken.)

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