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Re: [css3-break] Limiting break propagation to the fragmented flow

From: Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com>
Date: Fri, 1 Mar 2013 06:46:22 -0800
To: Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@exyr.org>, Andrei Bucur <abucur@adobe.com>
CC: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <CD55FCF1.1D659%stearns@adobe.com>
On 2/28/13 11:40 PM, "Simon Sapin" <simon.sapin@exyr.org> wrote:

>Le 01/03/2013 00:11, Andrei Bucur a écrit :
>> I also think it should be noted a propagated forced break does not
>> apply if an unforced break already consumed the oportunity. For
>> example, if there's an unforced break between the last child (that
>> has break-after: always) of an element and the bottom border of it's
>> containing element (e.g. the height of the container is taller than
>> the fragmentainer) we stop propagating the break from the child to
>> the parent beacuse the break occured naturally with the layout.
>
>I¹m not certain of all the corner cases, but I would have thought the
>opposite: ignored unforced breaks if there is a forced break. This is
>because we have many types of forced breaks. For example `break-after:
>right` can generate an empty page in order to continue on a right page.

So a forced break takes precedence, but the main concern is that an
unforced break and a forced break (propagated or not) at the same break
point results in a single break.

Thanks,

Alan
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