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Re: [css3-page] preferred height, containing blocks, counters, vertical-align, size, links

From: MURAKAMI Shinyu <murakami@antenna.co.jp>
Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2012 20:09:06 +0900
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-Id: <20120619200905.6448.C598BCD7@antenna.co.jp>
fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote on 2012/06/12 9:25:50
> > Section 7.2 a UA stylesheet with the vertical-align property set for each margin box. However, this property does not apply to
> > blocks, only to inlines and table cells. Do we want margin boxes to behave like table cell for the purpose of vertical-align?
> Yes, that's exactly the intent. Let me clarify that...
>    | On margin boxes, the ‘vertical-align’ property behaves as specified for
>    | table cells [1]. It always performs alignment in the vertical dimension,
>    | regardless of writing mode.
>    | [1] http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/tables.html#height-layout
> Murakami-san, I think making vertical-align on margin boxes independent of
> writing mode makes the most sense, especially given the default values
> required for ua.css. But, what do you think?

I agree. Our Antenna House Formatter already do this.

Antenna House Formatter:
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