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Re: Overflow and Margins

From: Brad Kemper <brkemper@comcast.net>
Date: Sat, 2 Feb 2008 15:30:51 -0800
Message-Id: <0E06D14F-4545-47F9-B1E9-A5C64EA880ED@comcast.net>
Cc: Bruno Fassino <fassino@gmail.com>
To: CSS Style <www-style@w3.org>

On Feb 2, 2008, at 3:11 PM, Brad Kemper wrote:

>> Indeed the same thing happens to a vertical bottom
>> margin.
> I don't know what you mean. When the height is not specified, I  
> still see the bottom margin. the margins increase the height of the  
> container. If you mean that the same phenomenon occurs when  
> overflowing in the vertical instead of the horizontal, then sure,  
> that is no surprise.

And by "no surprise", I mean that I am not surprised that the  
unwanted behavior occurs when the conditions are rotated 90 degrees.  
I still consider it undesirable.
Received on Saturday, 2 February 2008 23:41:39 UTC

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