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Re: [css3-multicol] Clarification on column-fill

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Thu, 15 Dec 2011 17:41:44 +1300
Message-ID: <CAOp6jLax4KdaFYzQzr3EPeWic=yzU91qnn+jPiaQx6Z8SMJOUA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Cc: Scott Johnson <sjohnson@mozilla.com>, www-style@w3.org
On Wed, Dec 14, 2011 at 1:13 PM, Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com> wrote:

> Robert O'Callahan wrote:
>   > Not completely. This really needs to be replaced with a description of
> how
>  > columns work with vertical breaking. We need to say that the UA should
> put
>  > as much content from the columns element as it can before a vertical
> break,
>  > using as many columns as fit in the available width. When all the
> content
>  > fits before the break, then column-fill is consulted to determine
> whether
>  > to balance or not, but when not all the content fits before the break
>  > column-fill is irrelevant.
>
> Could you propose some text to this effect?
>

Where should it go? I haven't kept track of how vertical breaking is being
specified.

Rob
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