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

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Mon, 23 Aug 2010 14:23:17 -0700
Message-ID: <4C72E6C5.7050609@inkedblade.net>
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
CC: Peter Moulder <peter.moulder@monash.edu>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On 08/22/2010 11:47 AM, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
>
> In practice, I would expect that to a first approximation authors just
> never use first-line on blocks with floats in them. Otherwise they would
> have been complaining about the inconsistent behavior.

I'll note that
   ::first-letter { float: start; }
is the recommended way to deal with drop caps. It would make sense here
for the float to take the color of the ::first-line, wouldn't it?

~fantasai
Received on Monday, 23 August 2010 21:23:53 GMT

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