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Re: [CSS2.1] Clarifying 8.3.1 Collapsing Margins

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Thu, 19 Aug 2010 11:35:55 -0700
Message-ID: <4C6D798B.9090607@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@gtalbot.org
CC: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On 08/18/2010 12:32 PM, "Gérard Talbot" wrote:
>
> Le Mer 18 août 2010 1:11, fantasai a écrit :
>> This is for CSS2.1 Issue 159
>>     http://wiki.csswg.org/spec/css2.1#issue-159
>> triggered by this email
>>     http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2010Feb/0015.html
>>
>> This is version 2.
>
>>    |   * If the top and bottom margins of an element with clearance are
>>    |     adjoining, its margins collapse with the adjoining margins of
>>    |     subsequent siblings but that resulting margin does not collapse
>>    |     with the bottom margin of the parent block.
>
>
> s/subsequent/following/
>
> see
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2010Aug/0183.html
>
> [snipped]

Fixed. Thanks for catching that.

>>    |   * The bottom margin of an in-flow block element with a
>>    |     'height' of 'auto' collapses with its last in-flow block-level
>>    |     child's bottom margin if the element has no bottom padding or
>>    |     border.
>
>
> I'm risking this suggestion here:
>
> s/no bottom padding or border/no bottom padding and no bottom border/
>
> just to eliminate a potential source of confusion, just to eliminate an
> hesitation in the mind.

Ok.

~fantasai
Received on Thursday, 19 August 2010 18:36:32 GMT

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