W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-style@w3.org > August 2003

Re: CSS3 multi-column layout

From: Bryan C. Mills <bmills@andrew.cmu.edu>
Date: Tue, 12 Aug 2003 10:40:55 -0400 (EDT)
To: Kevin W <null@ozforces.com.au>
cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.55L-032.0308121039160.4044@unix50.andrew.cmu.edu>

Yes, that would definitely be a good thing, esp. since column breaks could
then be implemented with minimal modifications to preexisting page break
code.

On Tue, 12 Aug 2003, Kevin W wrote:

> > 9.2.1 'column-break'
> > Value: auto | before | after | both
>
> Shouldn't column breaks be treated like page breaks? i.e. column-break-
> before, column-break-after and column-break-inside taking values of auto |
> always | avoid?  Orphans and widows would also need to apply to column
> breaks.
>
> --
> Kevin W :-)
> Opera/CSS/webdev blog: http://trats.ozforces.com.au/
> Using M2, Opera's revolutionary e-mail client: http://www.opera.com/m2/
>
>
Received on Tuesday, 12 August 2003 10:41:10 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Monday, 27 April 2009 13:54:23 GMT