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Re: [CSS21] possible list nesting mistake (outlines on inlines) in Appendix E

From: Anton Prowse <prowse@moonhenge.net>
Date: Mon, 07 Nov 2011 20:03:56 +0100
Message-ID: <4EB82B9C.8090304@moonhenge.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 26/10/2011 08:11, L. David Baron wrote:
> While trying to understand [1] I think I noticed an error in
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2011/REC-CSS2-20110607/zindex.html .  The
> bullet numbered 7.2.2 should, I believe, be indented one additional
> level, and numbered as 7.2.1.5.
>
> Fundamentally, I think this is because it doesn't make sense that we
> should draw the outline of an element for each line box in that
> element, which is what the current text says.  I don't even know
> what this means.
>
> I think it was intended to say that outlines on inline elements
> should be drawn as part of 7.2.1.
>
> (Note that this does not affect the issue in [1], which relates to
> outlines on blocks.)

> [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-css-testsuite/2011Oct/0036.html

I reach the same conclusion as you.  7.2.2 should be numbered as 7.2.1.5.

Cheers,
Anton Prowse
http://dev.moonhenge.net
Received on Monday, 7 November 2011 19:05:09 GMT

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