RE: negative margins?
Internet Explorer 3 beta2 supports negative margins, you can grab it
today off our site. You can get some truly stunning effects with this.
>From: Hakon Lie[SMTP:email@example.com]
>Sent: Wednesday, July 17, 1996 7:36 AM
>To: Brian Behlendorf
>Subject: negative margins?
>Brian Behlendorf writes:
> > I'm watching Microsoft's style sheets informercial on the Mbone right now
> > (hi Bert!). They are making a big deal about being able to indicate
> > *negative* inter-text margins to accomplish layering of text over text for
> > Wired-magazine-ish effects. Is this a, uh, recommended piece of
> > functionality?
>Yes. This has been one of the sticking issues in the past, but based
>on implementation experience in Arena and MSIE it will probably go in
>-- it's not that hard!. Negative indentation and margins enable som
>very interesting visual effects -- see  for some screen shots using
>CSS an MSIEb2. The specification will probably have some wording about
>implementation-specific limitations on negative values.
>Hakon W Lie, W3C/INRIA, Sophia-Antipolis, France