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[css3-regions] flow-into and iframes

From: Rob Crowther <robertc@boogdesign.com>
Date: Mon, 18 Jun 2012 00:53:41 +0100
Message-ID: <4FDE6E05.3060304@boogdesign.com>
To: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
The latest IE10 only allows iframe as a data source for flow-into, but 
the examples in the spec seem to allow any element to be used.  Is IE 
just lagging behind the spec in this case, or is there a reason for only 
allowing an iframe?

It seems to me that forcing the content to come from an iframe will 
pretty much guarantee that regions won't get used in any real websites 
as it makes it impossible to do any sort of sensible fallback for layout 
in the same page.  Am I missing something?

Is there a particular minutes and resolutions email I should read for 
discussion of this?

Received on Sunday, 17 June 2012 23:54:13 UTC

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