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Re: CSS3 box height %

From: Jens Meiert <jens.meiert@erde3.com>
Date: Fri, 15 Aug 2003 12:35:28 +0200 (MEST)
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <27770.1060943728@www44.gmx.net>

> > And another question: Wouldn't it be legal to write 'height:
> > auto;' everywhere, deking a kind of knowledge and valid source, thus
> > 'diluting' the whole document...? And what happens when a UA renders a
> > page overflowing with 'auto' values?
> I'm not sure what you're asking here...

Consequently, ain't it legal to use 'height: auto;' everywhere? I wouldn't
prefer this way creating documents because (for me) it's grubby development,
above all when excessively used (compared to the opportunity defining its
'real' value or leaving it blank).


Jens Meiert
Interface Architect

Received on Friday, 15 August 2003 06:35:35 UTC

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