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Re: [css3-box] Sign error in collapsing of negative margins?

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 17 May 2011 08:28:42 -0700
Message-ID: <BANLkTi=7GXtJUuc4MJjs-ziLKAQAb3tdyg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@kozea.fr>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
On Tue, May 17, 2011 at 1:52 AM, Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@kozea.fr> wrote:
> Dear list members,
> As a part of WeasyPrint (an HTML/CSS to PDF converter:
> http://weasyprint.org) I am working on an implementation of CSS visual
> rendering. The project is still in very early stages: I have a
> mostly-working cascade, and am starting with the box model. I started with
> CSS 2.1, but I find the explanations in the Basic Box Model module of CSS3
> much easier to follow.
> While reading, I came across what seems to be a mistake.
> http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-box/#collapsing-margins says:

CSS3 Box may be easier to read, but it's also *very* out-of-date and
inaccurate.  CSS 2.1 is the canonical source of any information
related to the box model right now.

> PS: what would be the right mailing-list to discuss not the specs themselves
> but their interpretation and implementation? Thanks.

This is the correct list for that, too.

Received on Tuesday, 17 May 2011 15:29:31 UTC

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