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Re: [css3-multicol] overflow inside multicol elements

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Wed, 6 Mar 2013 11:59:24 +1300
Message-ID: <CAOp6jLY=zj_n+5ms7HP5-yiPVZgHaSKPyppCH7Dz_mvEAqM_Yw@mail.gmail.com>
To: James Holderness <j4_james@hotmail.com>
Cc: David Hyatt <hyatt@apple.com>, Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com>, www-style@w3.org
On Tue, Mar 5, 2013 at 10:59 PM, James Holderness <j4_james@hotmail.com>wrote:

> A while back we had a client that wanted a layout for their magazine that
> consisted of a number of article snippets, each having a heading and a
> bunch of paragraphs. The idea was that each snippet would start in a new
> column, and the heading would be pulled up out of the column flow.
>
> The plan was to use a relative position to move the heading up, and add a
> negative bottom margin to pull up the following paragraphs.
>

Interesting example. If I understand correctly, that requires the
Firefox/Opera/IE behavior, not the Webkit behavior.

Rob
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