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Re: [css3-multicol] column overflow

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Mon, 15 Dec 2008 09:25:11 +1300
Message-ID: <11e306600812141225y190cfb57h17a7fa2d795d8b3a@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Garrett Smith" <dhtmlkitchen@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
On Sun, Dec 14, 2008 at 8:44 PM, Garrett Smith <dhtmlkitchen@gmail.com>wrote:

> Are there any problems with the current specification?

That's really for Web authors to comment on. I know Wikipedia uses
-moz-column for its lists of footnotes. That seems to work reasonably well.

> How does
> implementation in webkit and firefox hold up with the -moz-column-*
> and -webkit-column-*?

I think ours (Gecko's) works well in most cases. We don't currently support
breaking of tables or floats across column boundaries.

> What other implementations support css columns?


> Is there a test suite?

We (Mozilla) don't have a good one.

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