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Re: [css21] Missing "tr{vertical-align:inherit}" in Appendix D? (default style sheet for HTML)

From: Michael A. Puls II <shadow2531@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 26 Feb 2008 17:56:02 -0500
Message-ID: <6b9c91b20802261456y4b6fdf1fk664a477ffec1782d@mail.gmail.com>
To: j.j. <moz@jeka.info>
Cc: www-style@w3.org

On 2/26/08, j.j. <moz@jeka.info> wrote:
>
>  HTML table cells are middle aligned. (That's stupid, but...)
>  Therefore Appendix D contains the following rules:
>
>  thead, tbody, tfoot { vertical-align: middle }
>  td, th              { vertical-align: inherit }
>
>  This doesn't make much sense for me without this missing rule:
>
>  tr                  { vertical-align: inherit }
>
>
>  WebKit and Gecko have this inside:
>  <http://trac.webkit.org/projects/webkit/browser/trunk/WebCore/css/html4.css#L200>
>  <http://lxr.mozilla.org/mozilla1.8/source/layout/style/html.css#206>
>
>  There is a related discussion about Opera's behaviour here:
>  <http://my.opera.com/community/forums/topic.dml?id=207329>

In regards to the Opera thread specifically, I'm very interested in
what others on the list think Opera should do in that situation.

-- 
Michael
Received on Tuesday, 26 February 2008 22:56:18 GMT

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