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Re: [csswg-drafts] [css-inline][css-display] Did root inline boxes become useless?

From: Loirooriol via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 22 Jun 2017 18:00:07 +0000
To: public-css-archive@w3.org
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> I think that the root inline box has a computed `line-height` property still helps explain how calculating the height of lines works

Do you meant the [strut](https://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/visudet.html#strut)? So now `line-height` applies only to inline-level boxes, but the root inline box inherits it from the block container, effectively replacing the following CSS2.1 quote?

> On a block container element whose content is composed of inline-level elements, 'line-height' specifies the minimal height of line boxes within the element.

If so, this should be explained somewhere.

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