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Re: align property

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Jan 2011 17:17:34 -0800
Message-ID: <AANLkTikDKOG9XitHcG2kYQ=8TefGdcQ+JWJhd_rO3dLw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Cc: Bruno Podvezanec <bruno5544@gmail.com>, Mark Kenny <beingmrkenny@gmail.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Wed, Jan 26, 2011 at 5:12 PM, Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Jan 26, 2011, at 3:54 PM, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> not about a centered element also being floated.  That would be
>> trivial to resolve.  It's about floats elsewhere in the document that
>> can have effects elsewhere.
>
> True, but implementors have had to decide already what happens when a <center>'ed item is affected by a float. I wouldn't mind improving the interop of that by having something like 'center { display:block; block-align: center top; }' in the UA style sheet, and then let's nail down the less obvious effects of that in a block-align spec.

You're welcome to figure out the behavior you want and spec it.  ^_^
I'm not interested in doing that right now.

~TJ
Received on Thursday, 27 January 2011 01:18:26 GMT

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