Re: Border and padding in paged media

On Mon, Mar 30, 2009 at 11:38 PM, Brad Kemper <> wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 30, 2009 at 2:20 PM, Giuseppe Bilotta
> <> wrote:
>> Hello all,
>> I read in the paged media description
>> that border and padding
>> properties do not apply to pages, and I was wondering what would be
>> the reason for it. I can find a number of possible applications;
>> indeed, I came across this limitation because I was looking for a way
>> to draw a rather thickish border on the left and bottom margins of the
>> page in projection mode (I'm using Opera). So the first question is:
>> why?
> CSS 2.1 does not have that restriction:

Damn, I should have guessed I was looking at the wrong specification.
Thank you very much. It seems then that Opera has a bug as it's not
parsing my @page style at all.

Giuseppe "Oblomov" Bilotta

Received on Monday, 30 March 2009 22:19:15 UTC