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

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Jun 2013 20:16:20 +0200
Message-ID: <20939.12276.571395.747216@gargle.gargle.HOWL>
To: Morten Stenshorne <mstensho@opera.com>
Cc: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>, Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>, Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@exyr.org>, www-style@w3.org
Also sprach Morten Stenshorne:

 > Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com> writes:

 > > 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?
 > 
 > Yes, something like that. But we should probably also note that the
 > actual column-count may be _lower_ than used column-count, if there
 > isn't enough content to fill the columns.
 > 
 > <div style="width:80em; height:10em; columns:20em; column-gap:0; column-fill:auto;">
 >      line
 > </div>
 > 
 > Here computed column-count is auto, used column-count is 4 and actual
 > column-count is 1.

I've added both mine and your example here:

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

-h&kon
              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
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