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Re: [CSS21] Question about width calculation for replaced elements with intrinsic percentage width

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Mon, 04 Feb 2008 11:48:19 -0800
Message-ID: <47A76C03.2000001@inkedblade.net>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
CC: www-style Mailing List <www-style@w3.org>

Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> fantasai wrote:
>> Ok, so my understanding is that for CSS2.1:10.3.2, we should say that 
>> if a
>> replaced element has intrinsic percentage width and its containing 
>> block's
>> width depends on the replaced element's width/height, then "the resulting
>> layout is undefined in CSS2.1", as it is for specified percentage widths
>> in the same situation.
> I guess so, yeah.

Exact replacement:

In Section 10.3.2, last paragraph replace

   "If it does, then a percentage intrinsic width on that element can't be
   resolved and the element is assumed to have no intrinsic width."


   "If it does, then the resulting layout is undefined in CSS2.1."

>> For 10.6.2 we change nothing, except move the paragraph beginning "Percentage"
>> up to become the second paragraph to clarify its interaction with the other
>> rules in that section.
> Yeah, that would make sense. 

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