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Re: 4.12.1 Geometry

From: Jeff Caruso <jcaruso@pageflexinc.com>
Date: Thu, 09 Nov 2000 10:42:17 -0500
Message-ID: <3A0AC5D9.57A19E5B@bitstream.com>
To: Glenn Adams <gadams@vgi.com>
CC: XSL Editors <xsl-editors@w3.org>
Glenn Adams wrote:

> Section 4.12.1, para 6, has:
> "These are shifted left and down by the values of the top-offset and left-offset
> traits, respectively, if the area has a relative-position of relative."
> Shouldn't this read "down and left ..., respectively"?

That would improve it.

> Also, what if the
> relative positions are negative? In this case, it could be "up and right".

Moving "to the left" by a negative amount is well-understood to result in rightward
displacement, and this kind of thing is used consistently throughout the

 -- JeffC

Dr. Jeffrey L. Caruso <jcaruso@pageflexinc.com>
Pageflex, Inc.  215 First St.  Cambridge, MA 02142
(A Bitstream company)
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