Re: Publishing the flexible box model

Alan Gresley wrote:
> Andrew Fedoniouk wrote:
>> inline elements have no concept of dimension.
> Andrew.....
> What about the text within any inline element or line box? The default 
> is 16px (1em~1.2em) in height with a 96dpi setting and each glyph is 
> about 10 pixels wide. This also applies to the intrinsic dimensions of 
> an image.
We are speaking about different things.

Image is display:inline-block; element strictly speaking.
display:inline elements have no meaning for width and height as they are 
not solid blocks but rather fluid chains of boxes - e.g. characters and 
inline-block elements.

Andrew Fedoniouk.

Received on Tuesday, 10 June 2008 23:40:34 UTC