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Re: Advanced Floats

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Wed, 02 Jan 2008 20:47:38 -0600
Message-ID: <477C4CCA.5050103@mit.edu>
To: Rossen Atanassov <ratan@windows.microsoft.com>
CC: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>

Rossen Atanassov wrote:
> I'd like to clear one of your statements bellow. When the container has
> fixed size with overflow: scroll | auto, absolutely positioned elements will
> in fact change the size of the containing block (according to 
> http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/visufx.html#propdef-overflow).

Really?  Where does it say that the size of the containing block (as opposed to
the size of the scrollable area) is affected by the absolutely positioned 
elements?  I must be missing it....  Can you cite the text you're looking at, 

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