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Re: [css3-multicol] column balancing and fixed height (RE: Question on Flexbox balance implementation)

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 25 Aug 2010 06:54:08 -0700
Cc: "robert@ocallahan.org" <robert@ocallahan.org>, Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, Chris Jones <cjon@microsoft.com>
Message-Id: <62ABB6F9-1C0A-4CDD-A248-E069814CA305@gmail.com>
To: Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>

On Aug 25, 2010, at 1:07 AM, Alex Mogilevsky wrote:

> Noted special case:
> If an element with “column-span:all” does not fit into multicol box, it is pushed to overflow and its ‘column-span’ property no longer has effect. There is a possibility that without “column-span:all” it would have fit within the last column of the multicol box, but that possibility is not evaluated. The element remains in overflow uncioniditionally.

I imagine one could 'float:left' the column-span element in order to keep its overflow from overlapping with the overflowed contents of the columns, right?
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