ISSUE-33: default styles do not properly allow vertical-align to inherit on table elements

default styles do not properly allow vertical-align to inherit on table elements

State:
CLOSED
Product:
CSS2.1
Raised by:
Arron Eicholz
Opened on:
2008-04-11
Description:
thead, tbody, tfoot { vertical-align: middle }
td, th { vertical-align: inherit }

This doesn't make much sense without this missing rule:

tr { vertical-align: inherit }

http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2008Feb/0283.html

Firefox, Safari specify the style for the 'tr' element

I recommend that we update the default styles to include the 'tr' rule.
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  1. [css-flexbox] CR Disposition of Comments (from fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net on 2014-03-17)
  2. Re: [CSSWG] Minutes and Resolutions Telecon 2012-03-21 (from jackalmage@gmail.com on 2012-03-21)
  3. [CSSWG] Minutes and Resolutions Telecon 2012-03-21 (from fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net on 2012-03-21)
  4. [CSSWG] Resolutions 2008-04-16 (from fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net on 2008-04-24)
  5. CSS WG weekly meeting minutes 2008-04-16 (from ming.gao@hp.com on 2008-04-22)
  6. ISSUE-33: default styles do not properly allow vertical-align to inherit on table elements [CSS2.1] (from sysbot+tracker@w3.org on 2008-04-11)

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