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Re: [css3-regions] content:flow-from() vs. flow-from

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 10 Aug 2011 16:13:30 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDAG1p-oqZ6yEHixUamZAK0cvxVATR2X1V6hLnjBujt41Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 4:07 PM, Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com> wrote:
> Option 3:
>        1) Introduce "display-inside" property (defines layout behavior inside element: "display:inline-table" == "display:inline-block; display-inside:table").
>        2) Element becomes a region when it has "display-inside:region"
>        3) Generated content does not apply to regions
>        4) Flow selection: 'flow-from' or 'content:flow-from()' - with this option either way works, these properties no longer define region, they are consumed by the region and it can set its own rules.

I definitely prefer this option.  (Though the complement to
display-inside should be display-outside, since 'display' should be a
shorthand.)

~TJ
Received on Wednesday, 10 August 2011 23:14:24 GMT

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