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Re: [CSS21] 10.1 Containing block for absolute elements with inline-level nearest positioned ancestor

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 16 Mar 2010 08:03:04 -0700
Cc: www-style <www-style@w3.org>
Message-Id: <94AD7E0B-70EE-4FD0-AD9A-01763C2A6B99@gmail.com>
To: Bruno Fassino <fassino@gmail.com>

On Mar 15, 2010, at 11:33 PM, Bruno Fassino wrote:

> 2. No current browser respects it.  In such cases Safari, Opera, IE8
> makes the right side of the C.B. equal to the left side. Using the
> 'negative width' abstraction, is like they set the width to zero, not
> allowing it to become negative.  Only IE7 behaved according to the
> spec.
> Here is a more detailed page describing the situation:
> http://www.brunildo.org/test/inline-cb.html

My recent Webkit Nightly download behaved like the renderings on that page said it should.
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