#1137 bug
Mike

Element.relativize does not work properly

Reported by Mike | September 9th, 2010 @ 06:37 PM | in 1.8

The documentation says that Element.relativize is "used to undo a call to Element.absolutize." However, if you call Element.absolutize on an element and then call Element.relativize, the position of the element is still 'absolute' while the top and left values are reset to their original values.

There are two versions of these methods, one version in dom.js and the other in layout.js. This is unnecessary and confusing, especially since the one from dom.js works but is overridden by the broken one in layout.js.

To fix the problem, the the original position style needs to be added to the originalStyles object when calling absolutize.

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