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Re: New values for Float property

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2009 23:15:16 -0600
Message-ID: <dd0fbad0911302115h5e616784u8190b776b49f3768@mail.gmail.com>
To: Alan Gresley <alan@css-class.com>
Cc: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>, Salar <salarsoftwares@gmail.com>, www-style <www-style@w3.org>
On Mon, Nov 30, 2009 at 11:13 PM, Alan Gresley <alan@css-class.com> wrote:
> Please don't tell me that we are considering the scenario of an element
> floated left now acting as an element floated right for rtl (swapping
> sides). To make the literal meaning of right and left to act in the opposite
> sense for rtl is absurd.

That is why I suggested adding "start" and "end" values to float, as
text-direction-aware versions of left/right.

~TJ
Received on Tuesday, 1 December 2009 05:15:49 GMT

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