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Re: [css3-page] Proposing @margin for marginalia

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 3 Nov 2014 15:59:03 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDDuRKy6Ses4cBnL=o=Z5eLwoOjSDMBhxkjPKCWvKt1VNA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Tobias Herp <tobias.herp@gmx.de>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Mon, Nov 3, 2014 at 3:56 PM, Tobias Herp <tobias.herp@gmx.de> wrote:
>> We're planning to add "inner" and "outer" values to 'float', which, in
>> a page context, indicate the direction of the spine or the edge.  (In
>> a non-page context, they'll act like "start" and "end", respectively.)
>
> Yes, this sounds more useful for the purpose :-)
>
> BTW, will these values be available for text-align values, and for
> padding/margin as well?

Yeah, they're just another set of logical directions, based on page
orientation rather than writing-mode.

(Support for logical padding/margin is planned, but not written into
any spec yet.)

~TJ
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