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Re: [css-logical-properties] the 'inline-{start,end}' values for 'float' and 'clear'

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Nov 2015 09:53:58 -0800
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-Id: <86B88C52-B507-4402-A5F8-778272842F30@gmail.com>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>

> On Nov 11, 2015, at 9:20 AM, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
> 
> On 11/11/2015 09:12 AM, Brad Kemper wrote:
>> 
>>> On Nov 8, 2015, at 7:24 PM, Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net> wrote:
>>> 
>>>>> As already stated, I agree that we should probably move all floats to this spec.
>>>> 
>>>> Yes, I agree too. The details from 2.1 should be revised to include the 'start' and 'end' values for inline floats. Or that 'left' always means 'inline-start'.
>>> 
>>> inline-start and (line-)left are different. both mean left in english, both mean top in vertical japanese, but in horizontal arabic, left means left, while inline-start means right.
>> 
>> Yes, I absolutely understand that. I was just trying to keep my comment short. I said ‘left’ always means ‘inline-start’, because even in Japanese that is what ‘left’ means, correct? I didn’t mean to imply that the reverse was true.
> 
> Well, not exactly. ‘left' only means 'inline-start' in LTR languages. :)

Oh yeah. Right you are.
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