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RE: BR element and generated content

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 12 Oct 2007 23:01:37 +0000 (UTC)
To: Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@exchange.microsoft.com>
Cc: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, Markus Mielke <mmielke@windows.microsoft.com>, Saloni Mira Rai <salonir@microsoft.com>, Arron Eicholz <Arron.Eicholz@microsoft.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0710122300110.19595@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Fri, 12 Oct 2007, Alex Mogilevsky wrote:
> Great, this is exactly the kind of definition I am for. Thanks!
> Now with this definition of IMG and BR, adding before/after adds content 
> to anonymous inline box within same background and border - that's what 
> you'd expect, right?

The situation with <img> gets more complicated because of height/width 
concerns, but that's what you'd get with <br>, yes.

> Would be great to see this text in CSS3 Generated Content. You are 
> listed as the only editor - do you intent to be updating it or is the 
> spec in need of an owner?

If nobody gets to it before I do, I intend to get back to it around 2018 
(after HTML5).

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