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Re: [css3-multicol] page-break-inside and columns

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 2 Apr 2009 12:54:19 +0200
Message-ID: <18900.39259.402031.23548@opera.com>
To: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Also sprach Philip TAYLOR:

 > > It should also be noted that using the page-* propoerties to set
 > > preferences on columns is not ideal. However, introducing three new
 > > properties to describe column behavior seems excessive. 
 > 
 > I don't agree.  A page is a page and a column is a column.
 > Adding "column-break-<whatever>" seems to me to be both
 > necessary and sufficient, and /infinitely/ preferable to
 > overloading "page-break-<whatever>" as currently proposed.

To infinity, and beyond! :)

I can go both ways on this. The current draft is a result of this
discussion:

  http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2007Dec/0046.html
  http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2007Dec/0053.html

-h&kon
              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
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