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From: (wrong string) åkon Wium Lie via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 21 Sep 2011 19:19:58 +0000
To: public-css-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1R6SKs-0003gD-E8@lionel-hutz.w3.org>
Update of /sources/public/csswg/css3-gcpm
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv14118

Modified Files:
	Overview.src.html 
Log Message:
refining alternative float model

Index: Overview.src.html
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RCS file: /sources/public/csswg/css3-gcpm/Overview.src.html,v
retrieving revision 1.128
retrieving revision 1.129
diff -u -d -r1.128 -r1.129
--- Overview.src.html	21 Sep 2011 19:17:43 -0000	1.128
+++ Overview.src.html	21 Sep 2011 19:19:56 -0000	1.129
@@ -2467,19 +2467,18 @@
 and the new 'float-modifier', provides support for common paper-based
 layouts. 
 
-<p>(A few words about the difference between mk2 and mk1: Care has
-now been take to avoid being able to specify layouts that are hard to
-achieve, or that can be achieved in other ways. For example, by saying
-'top-corner' instead of 'top-left' or 'top-right', it becomes
-impossible to specify a layout where one has to replace already
-laid-out content. Compared to the mk1 float model, mk2 does not allow
-one to explicityly set the containing block of the float; the CB is
-column or the multicol element (depending on the keyword in use). It
-is therefore impossible to float something to the top of the page.
-However, given that 'column-span' now is widely supported, one can
-make (say) the root element a multicol element. Floating something to
-the top of the multicol element thereby floats it to the top of the
-page.)
+<p>(A few words about the difference between mk2 and mk1: Care has now
+been taken to avoid layouts that are hard to achieve, or that can be
+achieved in other ways. For example, by saying 'top-corner' instead of
+'top left' or 'top right', it becomes impossible to specify a layout
+where one has to replace already laid-out content. Compared to the mk1
+float model, mk2 does not allow one to explicityly set the containing
+block of the float; the CB is the column or the multicol element
+(depending on which keyword in use). It is therefore impossible to
+float something to the top of the page. However, given that
+'column-span' now is widely supported, a different strategy can be
+used: make the root element a multicol element, and float the box to
+the top. Thereby it ends up at the top of hte page.)
 
 <p>Four new keywords on 'float' have been added:
 
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