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Re: [CSS21] Suggestion to remove confusing non-normative verbiage in section 10.3.8

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2008 00:38:23 -0600
Message-ID: <478EF7DF.6080800@mit.edu>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
CC: www-style Mailing List <www-style@w3.org>

fantasai wrote:
> Does replacing
> 
> # This situation is similar to the previous one, except that the element
> # has an intrinsic width. The sequence of substitutions is now:
> 
> with
> 
> | This situation is similar to the previous one, except the sequence of
> | substitutions is now:
> 
> solve the problem?

As far as I'm concerned, yes.  But what's the point of saying "this is similar 
to the previous thing, but works completely differently, and works like this:"?

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 17 January 2008 06:38:09 GMT

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