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Re: [css3-linebox] Line Grid Proposal

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Thu, 14 Jul 2011 15:10:12 -0700
Message-ID: <4E1F6944.5050501@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 07/14/2011 03:02 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 14, 2011 at 2:52 PM, fantasai wrote:
>>
>> If there does not already exist a line grid with the specified name, then
>> this creates a line grid using the font and line layout settings of this
>> element.
>
> How do you define which use of an identifier is "first" and thus
> establishes a linegrid for that ident?

Sorry, didn't specify. You look up the ancestor chain.

>>   - Snapping the border box to the line grid. This functionality could be specialized
>>     to the line grid, but I think it's better to look for a generalized snap-to-grid
>>     feature that could be used with the grids established by the grid module as well
>>     as the grid established by 'line-grid'
>
> Do you mean the old Grid Positioning spec?  I thought that was
> dropped.  Grid Layout doesn't establish grids in the same way.

Grid Layout can establish an explicit grid, too.

~fantasai
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