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Implied horizontal margin for body element: 8px presumed but 10px for Konqueror 4+

From: Gérard Talbot <css21testsuite@gtalbot.org>
Date: Sat, 10 Dec 2011 21:41:37 -0800
Message-ID: <3535f79792fae5acbc86f00cc1ab576a.squirrel@gtalbot.org>
To: "Public CSS test suite mailing list" <public-css-testsuite@w3.org>

Some Ian Hickson tests presume that all browsers have a user agent
stylesheet where body has an 8px margin or 0.5em. But it is not so in
Konqueror; its user agent stylesheet declares body {margin: 10px}

The solution is to explicitly declares it

body {margin: 8px}

in a testcase like


otherwise I do not see how I can make a reftest here.

regards, Gérard
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