Re: [CSS21] Does the root element establish a root block formatting context?

On Thu, 26 Aug 2010 17:59:12 +0200, L. David Baron <>  
> This matters because this affects whether the root element's height
> is computed using the rules in section 10.6.3 or the rules in
> section 10.6.7.  This difference in height is detectable using
> bottom-positioned background images, as reported in
> .  The reporter
> of that bug states that Gecko expands the root element for floats
> (following the rules in 10.6.7) while Opera and WebKit do not
> (following the rules in 10.6.3).

Internet Explorer 9 does what Opera and WebKit do I was told during the  

Anne van Kesteren

Received on Thursday, 26 August 2010 16:05:53 UTC