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From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Fri, 11 Feb 2005 15:30:07 +0100
Message-ID: <420CC16F.5060709@annevankesteren.nl>
To: Ryan Cannon <ryan@ryancannon.com>
CC: www-style@w3.org

Ryan Cannon wrote:
>>> I think the real problem is that the default stylesheet for the 
>>> Mozilla-based browsers includes unnecessary whitespace--which you can
>>> easily work around.
>> ?
> When first converting my stylesheets to work or application/xhtml+xml, 
> the first thing I noticed was a white band around the page--it seems 
> Mozilla has a default margin on the body element (which I see as odd, 
> even in text/html: if body==viewport, a margin would be worthless; you 
> would theoretically need to use padding).

The BODY is just another element. It is not special or anything. 
Mozilla's UA style sheet is the same for HTML and XHTML.

  Anne van Kesteren
Received on Friday, 11 February 2005 14:30:29 UTC

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