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Re: [CSS3 Text] Text Decoration Section Drafted

From: Mikko Rantalainen <mikko.rantalainen@peda.net>
Date: Tue, 13 Nov 2007 11:56:06 +0200
Message-ID: <473974B6.9090602@peda.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
Grant, Melinda wrote:
> fantasai said:
>> Just finished drafting the new text-decoration 
>> (underline/overline/strike-through) section:
>>    http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css3-text/#line-decoration
>>
>> Comments welcome.
> 
> http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css3-text/#line-decoration says that the UA
> "must use the same baseline and thickness on each line."
> 
> I would think the thickness could vary within one line (as the example
> below illustrates.)  Maybe you want "text fragment" or some such...?

Perhaps the text is trying to say that in case the parent specifies a
line (e.g. underlining) and child has different font size and its own
declaration for the line (underlining), then there should not be two
different underlinings (one for the parent and one for the child) but
instead UA should decide between the two. I'm not sure which one should
be used.

I agree that the wording should be changed to be more exact.

-- 
Mikko


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