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Re: [css21] computed value of top/bottom for relative positioning

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Mon, 23 Feb 2009 16:18:03 -0800
Message-ID: <49A33CBB.8030709@inkedblade.net>
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
CC: www-style@w3.org
L. David Baron wrote:
> On Thursday 2009-02-12 19:51 +0100, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/visuren.html#position-props states that for a  
>> relative positionined element the computed value of 'bottom' (which is  
>> also the inherited value) is defined in  
> 
> I think we probably want the "Otherwise:" text  from the computed
> value line to apply to the non-auto relative positioning case.
> 
> However, I wonder if all of these adjustments (except for what's in
> the "Otherwise:" text) should be adjustments to the used value
> rather than the computed value, so that they don't affect
> inheritance.  I'm willing to guess that might be more consistent
> with implementations.  (Do you have testcases?)

Filed as CSS2.1 Issue 107:
  http://wiki.csswg.org/spec/css2.1#issue-107

~fantasai
Received on Tuesday, 24 February 2009 00:18:45 GMT

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