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Re: [css3-multicol] updated editor's draft

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Jun 2013 20:15:09 +0200
Message-ID: <20939.12205.315319.975210@gargle.gargle.HOWL>
To: Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@exyr.org>
Cc: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>, Morten Stenshorne <mstensho@opera.com>, Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>, www-style@w3.org
Also sprach Simon Sapin:

 > Le 04/06/2013 08:16, Håkon Wium Lie a écrit :

 > > I'd like to get rid of the assumptions, too, but I'm unsure if the
 > > replaced text is simple.
 > >
 > > Perhaps it could be expressed with something like:
 > >
 > >    "The/used value/  for for/column-count/  is calculated without
 > >    regard for explicit column breaks or constrained column lengths,
 > >    while the/actual value/  takes these into consideration."
 > >
 > > And then proceed with the example?
 > 
 > I agree: I’d really like to get rid of these assumptions, because the 
 > current spec is just undefined when they don’t hold.
 > 
 > Note for editing: these assumptions are repeated twice: just before the 
 > pseudo algorithm, and at the beginning of section 3. "The number and 
 > width of columns".

I've revised the editor's draft. Changes are in the start of section 3:

  http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css-multicol/#the-number-and-width-of-columns

and in section 3.4:

  http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css-multicol/#pseudo-algorithm

where two new examples were added and the assumption has been removed.

-h&kon
              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
howcome@opera.com                  http://people.opera.com/howcome
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