IE7 beta 2 box width miscalculation in strict mode

In strict mode, IE7 miscalculates the width of absolutely positioned boxes with a width and padding to include the padding. It seems to revert to the old box model under these conditions. This did not happen in IE6 (strict).

Test page Workaround is not included
Reported by: Mario Camilleri.

Explorer 7 beta | Reported on 14 March 2006.

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1 Posted by GĂ©rard Talbot on 22 March 2006

This bug has been fixed in IE 7 beta 2 build 5335.5 (released on March 20th 2006).

Both outer div are equal width and both inner div are equal width.

2 Posted by Mario Camilleri on 29 March 2006

Yes, this CSS bug has been corrected in the 20th March build.

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