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RE: [css3-linebox] aligning lines

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 3 Jan 2009 09:23:54 +0100
Message-ID: <18783.8346.642596.27563@opera.com>
To: Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>
Cc: (wrong string) åkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>

Also sprach Alex Mogilevsky:

 > So for full definition of line stacking that involves line grid, we'll need
 > - property+value 'line-stacking-strategy:grid-height'
 > - add text to definition of "containing block" to the extent of for the purposes of line stacking, containing block is the nearest parent with line-stacking-strategy:grid-height
 > - the above may make special cases for floats and absolute positioning.
 > Is that what you are thinking?


I don't want to change the definition of containing block. Can't we
just say that if the containing block has 

 line-stacking-strategy: grid

set, then the grid -- as defined by the line-height of the containing
block -- will be honored?

              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
howcome@opera.com                  http://people.opera.com/howcome
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