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Re: [css3-writing-modes] recent edits

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Fri, 12 Nov 2010 09:10:53 -0800
To: David Hyatt <hyatt@apple.com>
Cc: John Daggett <jdaggett@mozilla.com>, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <20101112171053.GA6373@pickering.dbaron.org>
On Friday 2010-11-12 10:44 -0600, David Hyatt wrote:
> (2) The second issue is what to do with perpendicular block flows
> as far as computing their logical widths (case #3, case #4, etc.).
> WebKit hasn't made a decision here, and I agree it needs to be
> specified.  I do think the draft has some red text saying that
> this needs to be specified though.  I put in some code that uses
> the viewport dimension with a big FIXME, since this matches IE8.
> IE9 is clearly doing something different though.  I can't really
> tell at first glance what they're doing.

One option here (if I'm understanding the issue correctly) is to
base it on the idea here:
http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2009Nov/0286.html

-David

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