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Re: [css3-writing-modes] before/after terminology alternative?

From: (wrong string) äper <christoph.paeper@crissov.de>
Date: Tue, 29 May 2012 08:04:50 +0200
Message-Id: <63CAF345-585E-466D-AEDD-B9CE563BA022@crissov.de>
Cc: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
 "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>:

> Are we sure 'head' / 'foot' are actually writing-mode-independent terms, as opposed to effectively being terms for 'top' / 'bottom'?

If you picture a bipedal human in your head, its top/bottom, but for most animals its left/right or vice versa. Luckily, we usually dont need bottom/top.
Received on Tuesday, 29 May 2012 06:07:23 GMT

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