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Re: Towards resolution of SVG 1.2 Flowing text

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Tue, 02 Nov 2004 15:58:42 -0500
Message-ID: <4187F502.2080202@ocallahan.org>
To: Peter Sorotokin <psorotok@adobe.com>
CC: Chris Lilley <chris@w3.org>, www-svg@w3.org

Peter Sorotokin wrote:

> flowDiv can only be used on the top level (and there can be only a 
> single flowDiv per set of regions) and flowPara can only be used 
> inside of the flowDiv. flowDiv effectively switches from graphics 
> layout to text layout (similarly to svg:text element), flowPara acts 
> more like a tspan. They are quite different elements.

Why not allow nested flowDivs to be consistent with HTML and avoid the 
need for flowPara?


Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
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