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Re: [css3-gcpm] [css3-page] Named page lists

From: Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 10 Jul 2008 14:57:37 +0200
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-Id: <200807101457.37528.bert@w3.org>

On Tuesday 08 July 2008 18:00, fantasai wrote:
> Håkon Wium Lie wrote:
> > Also sprach fantasai:
> >  > I'm trying to prepare CSS3 Paged Media for Last Call.. so it
> >  > would be good to know if we need to make 'page' not inherit or
> >  > anything like that.
> >
> > I support the idea of changing 'page' from being inherited to not
> > being inherited. If we do so, we can probably address the issue
> > that the named page lists in GCPM is (unsuccessfully) trying to
> > address; setting a different style on the first page in a series of
> > pages. For example, the chapter title is often printed on the first
> > page of the chapter and the chapter title should therefore not be
> > printed in the running header of that first page.

I've probably forgotten something, but I suddenly wondered why there is 
a 'page' property at all. Why doesn't 'page-break-before' accept the 
name of a named page? It already accepts 'left', it could also 
accept 'my-foo-page'.



Bert
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