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Re: [CSS 2.1] cases that do not pass in any browser

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Fri, 13 Aug 2010 01:17:18 -0700
Message-ID: <4C64FF8E.9040304@inkedblade.net>
To: Peter Moulder <peter.moulder@monash.edu>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On 08/13/2010 12:48 AM, Peter Moulder wrote:
>
> If a user agent doesn't consider the float to be part of the first line,
> then it's probably because of the following from section 5.12.1:
>
>    # The "first formatted line" of an element may occur inside a block-level
>    # descendant in the same flow (i.e., a block-level descendant that is not
>    # positioned and not a float)
>
> Presumably people are reading that as saying that the first formatted line of
> an element can't occur inside a descendent that is a float;
> which does seem like a reasonable guess as to the intent of that text.

That the first formatted line can't occur inside a float doesn't mean that
the float can't inherit from :first-line rules applied to the line it is on.

~fantasai
Received on Friday, 13 August 2010 08:17:54 GMT

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