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Re: page-break-within rant

From: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 13 May 1999 15:28:08 -0500
Message-ID: <373B35D8.F34C8638@w3.org>
To: George Alliger <george.alliger@ecgweb.com>
CC: www-style@w3.org


George Alliger wrote:
> 
> We are developing an application for which printing of HTML pages is
> essential, and it disconcerting to have so little control over printing. In
> particular, without being able to stipulate for a block of print, or for an
> image, or for a table, that you do NOT want a page break any where within
> it, there is very little control over output. I hope Microsoft realizes that
> page-break-before and page-break-after are insufficient.  

I'm sure they do. But they (and I) would doubtless suggest that
page-break-inside was the property you were looking for.

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Chris
Received on Thursday, 13 May 1999 16:35:00 GMT

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