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Re: [css3-multicol] z-ordering of column-rules

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Tue, 24 Feb 2009 10:15:55 +1300
Message-ID: <11e306600902231315h1b6e733ch9ef1c2bda9a2f132@mail.gmail.com>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: HÃ¥kon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, Feb 24, 2009 at 10:01 AM, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>wrote:

> Robert O'Callahan wrote:
>
>> Just add a sentence to section 5:
>> "If a column rule is wider than its gap, the column rule will overlap
>> adjacent column boxes. **Column rules are painted above the multi-column
>> element's background and border (if any) and below any descendants of the
>> element.**"
>>
>
> I'd make that "immediately above".


I don't put it past the CSS WG to add a feature which displays above the
border but below column-rules :-).

Are there any cases where descendants of an element can be painted below
> it?
>

Yeah actually there are, when the element is not a stacking context :-(.

Hakon's text is OK.

Rob
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