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[CSS21] Issue 179 - proposal is incorrect

From: Anton Prowse <prowse@moonhenge.net>
Date: Mon, 14 Mar 2011 23:15:09 +0100
Message-ID: <4D7E936D.40209@moonhenge.net>
To: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Issue 179 concerns the Example in which an inline element is split by a 
block-level element.

The proposal in the wiki (no reference provided) is to replace
"The resulting boxes would be an anonymous block box around the P"
"The resulting boxes would be a block box representing the P"

But there isn't a block box representing the P since it is inline. 
Rather, the boxes are: the block box representing the body which 
contains three block boxes: an anonymous block box around C1, the SPAN 
block box, and another anonymous block box around C2.

Anton Prowse
Received on Monday, 14 March 2011 22:15:41 UTC

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