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Re: Advanced Floats

From: Brad Kemper <brkemper@comcast.net>
Date: Sun, 6 Jan 2008 01:28:53 -0800
Message-Id: <195BD27C-1EB7-4666-9372-A0C2254803B9@comcast.net>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>

On Jan 2, 2008, at 4:25 PM, fantasai wrote:

> If we want to extend something like this to containing blocks other  
> than
> the page, note that floating to the top of a box is relatively
> straightforward (although it requires a second layout loop), but  
> floating
> to the bottom only works without an iterative balancing algorithm  
> if the
> containing block is a fixed height.

Are iterative balancing algorithms difficult to write? Or do they  
slow the browser to a crawl or something? 
Received on Sunday, 6 January 2008 09:29:05 UTC

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