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Re: [CSS21] Trivial editorial issues with 9.5 (Floats)

From: Anton Prowse <prowse@moonhenge.net>
Date: Fri, 09 Oct 2009 14:30:26 +0200
Message-ID: <4ACF2CE2.2010901@moonhenge.net>
To: Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>
CC: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
> Had it been the case that the image didn't fit:
> 
> One two three       |
> ########## four five|
> six seven eight nine|
> ten                 |
> 
> then floating it left yields
> 
> One two three four  |
> ##########five six  |
> seven eight nine ten|
> 
> 
> In this case -- and this was the point I was making in my second post --
> despite the spec saying:
> 
>   # Any content in the current line before a floated box is reflowed in
>   # the first available line on the other side of the float.
> 
> we see in the case above that the prior content isn't reflowed at all.

Sorry, this point should be considered with respect to the multi-line 
SPAN example further down, since there is no prior content in the case 
of a single image.

> One two three SPAN  |
> SPAN SPAN five six  |
> seven eight nine ten|
> 
> becomes
> 
> One two three four  |
> SPAN SPAN SPANfive  |
> six seven eight nine|
> ten                 |

Cheers,
Anton Prowse
http://dev.moonhenge.net
Received on Friday, 9 October 2009 12:32:39 GMT

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