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Re: [CSS21] left-floated :first-letter testcase

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Tue, 15 Feb 2011 14:34:16 -0800
To: "Gérard Talbot" <www-style@gtalbot.org>
Cc: W3C style mailing list <www-style@w3.org>, Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Message-ID: <20110215223416.GA24994@pickering.dbaron.org>
On Tuesday 2011-02-15 13:50 -0800, "Gérard Talbot" wrote:
> Boris, right now, all browsers report a pass result for your test...
> 
> http://test.csswg.org/harness/details?s=CSS21_HTML&c=first-letter-inherit-001
> 
> but with such different rendering, I do not think this is ok. The reftest
> does not appear to be sufficiently demanding, requiring.

5.12.2 says:
  # To allow UAs to render a typographically correct drop cap or
  # initial cap, the UA may choose a line-height, width and height
  # based on the shape of the letter, unlike for normal elements.
  # CSS3 is expected to have specific properties that apply to
  # first-letter. 
  --http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/selector.html#first-letter

-David

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