Re: vertical-align

>>> 1-%%) To introduce %% units (sorry) as a most generic solution of
>>>  vertical (and horizontal) auto positioning.
>> Isn't going to work. (Not solid)
> Shall I make a "solid" form of proposal? Any interest in %% stuff? Is
> it worth doing at all?

I don't think you can get it solid. For example:



The viewport is 'x' pixels width. What is the calculated value for
'width'? And for 'margin'?



What is the calculated 'font-size'? So I also don't think it is worth 
doing investigation and write-up at all.

> position: center as far as I can see it is about automatic absolute 
> positioning and has nothing common with block content alignment. And 
> no position: bottom, etc.

There is no such thing as 'position:bottom'. Are you sure you have read 
and understood, the *complete* mail (proposal).

  Anne van Kesteren

Received on Thursday, 20 May 2004 16:06:30 UTC