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Re: [CSS21] display:run-in clarifications

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Sat, 11 Jul 2009 00:47:51 -0700
Message-ID: <4A5843A7.9020604@mit.edu>
To: www-style@w3.org
 > I cannot give a variant of rule 1 that will match both IE's and
 > Opera's behavior.  We need a decision here as to what the rule
 > actually means. My personal preference would be that a run-in with a
 > block-level child box becomes a block box (Opera's behavior).

That said, Opera also makes a run-in into a block if it has a child 
that's floated or positioned.  I don't have IE8 on hand to test what it 
does in this case, but I'm not entirely convinced that this is the 
desirable behavior here.  This would also need to be clarified, of course.

Received on Saturday, 11 July 2009 07:48:36 UTC

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