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Re: [css3-exclusions] ordering exclusions by z-order

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Sat, 2 Jun 2012 00:57:21 +1200
Message-ID: <CAOp6jLZpe9RYPFLoj0uKgfr6Zq=CUmfok1G_3ERzZNaAaC6Lew@mail.gmail.com>
To: Rossen Atanassov <Rossen.Atanassov@microsoft.com>
Cc: Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com>, www-style <www-style@w3.org>
On Fri, Jun 1, 2012 at 5:41 AM, Rossen Atanassov <
Rossen.Atanassov@microsoft.com> wrote:

> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: rocallahan@gmail.com [mailto:rocallahan@gmail.com] On Behalf Of
> > Robert O'Callahan
> > Sent: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 7:33 PM
> >
> > Examples in section 2:
> > The ‘wrap-flow’ property is used to make an element's generated box an
> > exclusion box.
> >
> > This language implicitly assumes there is one generated box per element.
> > Exclusion area
>
> The language specifies that this is true for the boxes generated by an
> element. I don't see a reason why this spec should be different than any
> other and define everything in terms of the obvious one-to-many relation
> between elements and boxes. Can you point me to a spec besides the CSS3
> Fragmentation (which is where all of this actually belongs) that we can use
> as an example?
>

Not off the top of my head.

How about saying something like "The ‘wrap-flow’ property makes each
border-box of an element an exclusion box."

Rob
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