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Re: [css3-overfow] FPWD and overflow / -style / -x / -y

From: Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>
Date: Fri, 05 Apr 2013 11:11:21 +0200
To: "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.wu1847u9f5de51@localhost.localdomain>
On Fri, 05 Apr 2013 01:41:45 +0200, L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>  
wrote:

> On Wednesday 2013-03-27 17:53 +0100, Florian Rivoal wrote:
>> A while ago, I raised some concerns about how overflow,
>> overflow-style, overflow-x and overflow-y work, in particular when
>> considering which of these should be used to introduce page
>> generation on overflow and box generation on overflow.
>>
>> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2012May/1197.html
>>
>> As we now have a spec talking about, and extending, overflow, I
>> think this discussion is worth having.
>
> I added this issue as what's now issue 5:
> http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css-overflow/#overflow-properties
> though it may overlap a bit with issue 4 (which I think I added
> only a few minutes before you sent the above, in:
> https://dvcs.w3.org/hg/csswg/rev/dd69498547be ).

Indeed, there is some overlap between the two, but as they tackle the same  
problem from a slightly different angle, I think it is fine to have both  
in the spec.

With this (pair of) issue(s) in, I am happy with the publication of a FPWD.

  - Florian
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