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Re: [css3-box] comments on 'float-displace' and 'indent-edge-reset'

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Sun, 10 Feb 2008 19:16:04 -0800
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <20080211031604.GA23805@ridley.dbaron.org>

On Sunday 2008-02-10 19:12 -0800, L. David Baron wrote:
> Some comments follow on the 'float-displace' and 'indent-edge-reset'
> properties in
> http://www.w3.org/TR/2002/WD-css3-box-20021024/#the-float-displace

One further comment:

The definition of 'indent-edge-reset' needs to be changed so that
any element that establishes a new block formatting context also
establishes a new indent edge (probably based on its padding-box).
Without that change, float-displace could absolutely never be used
in a user-agent style sheet because it would break things like list
items in table cells (not in the leftmost column) that are next to


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