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Re: inline-block baseline when the baseline would be outside of the element

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Wed, 10 Jul 2013 18:38:04 -0400
Message-ID: <51DDE24C.6020807@mit.edu>
To: Christian Biesinger <cbiesinger@google.com>
CC: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On 7/10/13 6:02 PM, Christian Biesinger wrote:
> I guess I'm supposed to interpret that as "either overflow-x or
> overflow-y is not visible"...?

That's an interesting question.

The CSS2.1 wording predates the separate -x and -y properties.

There have been proposals to make it be "if overflow-y is not visible", 
I think; it's worth checking archives for discussion about this.  hyatt 
and roc were involved, as I recall.

-Boris
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