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Re: [css3-multicol] splitting floats across column boundaries

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Fri, 2 Dec 2011 17:34:43 +1300
Message-ID: <CAOp6jLZkoCLvxsQ-fCfhR3a7OQnBpd-22oNvHpcQiqobv2_3hg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Fri, Dec 2, 2011 at 1:48 PM, Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com> wrote:

> Take a look at this file. It has a div floated left with six lines of text
> in a 2-column layout containing eight lines of text
>
>
> http://hg.csswg.org/test/raw-file/50587184a512/contributors/adobe/incoming/f
> loatLeftMulticolBreak.html
>
> In WebKit the columns are balanced by splitting the float in two. In Gecko
> and Opera the float remains intact and the columns are not balanced. Should
> I expect more interop here, or is this a vague area that css3-pagination is
> meant to resolve?
>

I think it should split. I don't know how to spec that, but it should be
specified.

Rob
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