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Re: Advanced Floats

From: David Woolley <forums@david-woolley.me.uk>
Date: Sun, 06 Jan 2008 11:32:40 +0000
Message-ID: <4780BC58.6060608@david-woolley.me.uk>
To: www-style@w3.org

Brad Kemper wrote:

> Are iterative balancing algorithms difficult to write? Or do they slow 
> the browser to a crawl or something? 

They imply that the page cannot be incrementally rendered, which is 
considered an undesirable, although not forbidden, characteristic for 
new CSS features.

They are also a cost every time the window is resized.

David Woolley
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