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Re: [css3-flexbox] in multipage multiline vertical flexbox, what does 1st page 2nd column contain?

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 15 Feb 2012 13:55:58 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDDLfUVu-QK0n3UOEVD4_YvGYXMG+U+UNMYOm9_1GoN6sg@mail.gmail.com>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
On Wed, Feb 15, 2012 at 3:18 AM, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
> On 02/15/2012 03:07 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>> The only weird bit comes if, for example, A is taller than the
>> remaining space on the page.  It'll still get taken for the first
>> line, but it'll overflow to the next page as well.  The solution that
>> fantasai outlined was that the set of lines on the next page would
>> start just below where A ended, in essence making the first set of
>> lines as long as A (though still doing linebreaking for the second
>> line on the first page based on the "normal" length).
>
> Such a case should force the flexbox to the next page if it didn't
> start at the top of the page, though.

Ah, I didn't catch that nuance in our earlier discussion, but it makes
perfect sense.

~TJ
Received on Wednesday, 15 February 2012 21:56:48 GMT

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