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Re: [css3-multicol] spanning elements

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 26 Oct 2010 16:08:55 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTin7aiC4OjAee2gnnVjGg2vj2BQykNQfm7tuv84W@mail.gmail.com>
To: shelby@coolpage.com
Cc: "Håkon Wium Lie" <howcome@opera.com>, www-style@w3.org
On Tue, Oct 26, 2010 at 4:01 PM, Shelby Moore <shelby@coolpage.com> wrote:
> [snip]
>
> Håkon Wium Lie wrote:
>> Also it doesn't make sense to collapse the top (bottom) margin of a
>> spanning element with the margins of elements inside the column boxes.
>
> Agreed with every except on this I must ask why?

Because there can be N different margins that could be incident with
the spanning element's margin, where N is the number of columns.  What
collapses with what?

~TJ
Received on Tuesday, 26 October 2010 23:09:47 GMT

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