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[CSS21] figure caption should not mention caption margin collapsing

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Tue, 19 May 2009 18:13:33 -0400
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <20090519221333.GA18165@pickering.dbaron.org>
Sometime since CSS2.0, we removed the sentence from 17.4 that said:
  # Vertical margins collapse where the table box and caption box
  # touch.

http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/CR-CSS21-20070719/tables.html#model and
http://www.w3.org/TR/2009/CR-CSS2-20090423/tables.html#model we also
fixed the figure in that section so that the margins don't collapse.

But the *caption* of the figure still says the margins collapse:
  # Diagram of a table with a caption above it; the top margin of
  # the caption is collapsed with the top margin of the table. 

This caption should be fixed so that it doesn't say the margins


L. David Baron                                 http://dbaron.org/
Mozilla Corporation                       http://www.mozilla.com/
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