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Re: [css3-text-layout] margin-before/after/start/end etc. and :ttb pseudo-classes

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Sun, 06 Jun 2010 12:48:01 -0700
Message-ID: <4C0BFB71.9050404@inkedblade.net>
To: Andrew Thompson <lordpixel@mac.com>
CC: www style <www-style@w3.org>
On 06/04/2010 07:06 PM, Andrew Thompson wrote:
>
> Finally, Murata-san, isn't there a need for the document /author/ to
> specify 'vertical is the default' too? Should dir="ttb" be proposed for
> HTML 5?

No. As I wrote in
   http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2010Jun/0155.html
the 'dir' is intended to express the inherent directionality of the
text. It is not a stylistic attribute and should not be used to
express a stylistic preference of the author.

~fantasai
Received on Sunday, 6 June 2010 19:49:08 GMT

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