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RE: [css2.1] baseline of a table

From: Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@exchange.microsoft.com>
Date: Tue, 18 Mar 2008 20:22:42 -0700
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
CC: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, Arron Eicholz <Arron.Eicholz@microsoft.com>, Saloni Mira Rai <salonir@microsoft.com>
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Thanks! That is the piece that we overlooked.

-----Original Message-----
From: L. David Baron [mailto:dbaron@dbaron.org]
Sent: Tuesday, March 18, 2008 8:09 PM
To: Alex Mogilevsky
Cc: www-style@w3.org; Arron Eicholz; Saloni Mira Rai
Subject: Re: [css2.1] baseline of a table

On Tuesday 2008-03-18 19:28 -0700, Alex Mogilevsky wrote:
> *         Opera and Firefox3 align on the first line of first row of a table
>
> *         Safari puts baseline of a table at the bottom of its
>           anonymous box (which appears to contradict 17.4).
>
> None of the observed behaviors can be formally considered
> incorrect though, as 17.5.3 talks about baseline of a *table
> cell*, I see no text that would define baseline of a *table*.

It's in 10.8.1:

# The baseline of an 'inline-table' is the baseline of the first row
# of the table.

--http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/CR-CSS21-20070719/visudet.html#leading

-David

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