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Daniel W. Connolly (connolly@beach.w3.org)
Fri, 22 Dec 1995 21:23:56 -0500


Message-Id: <m0tTJcq-0002TvC@beach.w3.org>
To: mwm@contessa.phone.net (Mike Meyer)
Cc: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: 
In-Reply-To: Your message of "Fri, 22 Dec 1995 11:17:13 PST."
             <19951222.7B86230.A158@contessa.phone.net> 
Date: Fri, 22 Dec 1995 21:23:56 -0500
From: "Daniel W. Connolly" <connolly@beach.w3.org>

In message <19951222.7B86230.A158@contessa.phone.net>, Mike Meyer writes:
>> I therefore propose a new tag, <PAGE>.  When the browser encounters this
>> tag, it should fill the display area with blank lines to the bottom.  The
>> <PAGE> tag should also alter the scroll-forward behavior of the browser so t
>
>My gut reaction is that this is a style sheet issue, and DIV is the
>correct place to hang the behavior. Of course, there's already lots of
>things in HTML that would be improved by integrating them with the DIV
>tag.

Er... me too. I can imagine:

	<style type="application/css">
		div[page]: page-break-before: true, page-break-after: true
	</style>
	<div class=page>
		...
	</div>

Does the CSS draft[1] have some sort of "start new page after this element"
facility? I'll have to go check...

Dan

[1] http://www.w3.org/pub/WWW/TR/