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Re: [CSS21] display:run-in clarifications

From: Aryeh Gregor <Simetrical+w3c@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Aug 2009 09:53:27 -0400
Message-ID: <7c2a12e20908260653x38c45a9cwe1af351ffc46c912@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: Patrick Garies <pgaries@fastmail.us>, Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>, www-style@w3.org
On Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 9:22 AM, Tab Atkins Jr.<jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:
> I've run into both of these situation exactly in designs I've worked
> on.  In both cases I've had to resort to floating the <h*> or <dt>
> left, which has annoying side-effects.  A working display:run-in would
> have helped out quite a bit here.

I've used display: run-in for dialog, like:

dialog dt { display: run-in; font-weight: normal }
dialog dt:before { content: "<" }
dialog dt:after { content: "> " }

to give the standard formatting for IRC quotes.
Received on Wednesday, 26 August 2009 13:54:07 GMT

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