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Re: <pre><img src="test.gif" alt="test" /></pre>

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Wed, 9 Jul 2008 10:14:50 +0100
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <68382BAC-10AE-4305-9F45-9912533297F2@dorward.me.uk>
To: Fredrik Medin <medda86@hotmail.com>

On 9 Jul 2008, at 10:08, Fredrik Medin wrote:
> I see your point, but the text I use I want
> to set upp with specific linebreaks.

It seems an odd thing to want. Are you sure setting a width on the  
paragraphs wouldn't be better? (Using em units you could make it with  
respect to the font size, and therefore approximate to the number of  
characters per line).

> But I'll go to the html working group and explain this.
> Could you please give me their email so I can send
> this suggestion to them?

For XHTML see http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/
For HTML5 see http://www.w3.org/html/wg/

> Btw, another question I have is for css,
> I get an error for using this code:
> body {
> overflow: -moz-scrollbars-vertical;}

It is marked as being experimental and proprietary to Mozilla. Things  
which are non-standard should not validate.

As far as I know, it is just an implementation of the proposed  
overflow-y: scroll from CSS 3.

David Dorward
Received on Wednesday, 9 July 2008 09:15:46 UTC

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