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csswg/css3-layout Overview.src.html,1.10,1.11

From: Bert Bos via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 02 Dec 2011 09:39:22 +0000
To: public-css-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1RWPaU-0001cK-7P@lionel-hutz.w3.org>
Update of /sources/public/csswg/css3-layout
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv6202

Modified Files:
Log Message:
Added link to the proposed new module css3-exclusions as a possible
solution for cut-outs in the middle of a block of text.

Index: Overview.src.html
RCS file: /sources/public/csswg/css3-layout/Overview.src.html,v
retrieving revision 1.10
retrieving revision 1.11
diff -u -d -r1.10 -r1.11
--- Overview.src.html	1 Dec 2011 18:19:33 -0000	1.10
+++ Overview.src.html	2 Dec 2011 09:39:19 -0000	1.11
@@ -1,9 +1,10 @@
 <!DOCTYPE html public '-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN'>
 <html lang=en>
-<head profile="http://www.w3.org/2006/03/hcard
+<head profile="http://microformats.org/profile/hcard
+  <meta http-equiv=content-type content="text/html; charset=utf-8">
   <title>CSS Template Layout Module</title>
   <link rel=stylesheet type="text/css" href="../default.css">
   <link rel=stylesheet type="text/css"
@@ -25,8 +26,8 @@
   <dt>Previous version:</dt>
-    <dd><a href="http://www.w3.org/TR/2010/WD-css3-layout-20100429/">
-	http://www.w3.org/TR/2010/WD-css3-layout-20100429/</a>
+    <dd><a href="http://www.w3.org/TR/2011/WD-css3-layout-20111129/">
+	http://www.w3.org/TR/2011/WD-css3-layout-20111129/</a>
     <dd class=vcard><span class=fn>Bert Bos</span>
     (<span class=org>W3C</span>) <a class=email
@@ -2023,6 +2024,12 @@
 <p>Such cutouts in the middle of text usually create text that is
 difficult to read, and that is why there is no 'float: center', e.g.
+But the CSS WG is considering a new property 'wrap-flow' for
+absolutely positioned elements that would allow, e.g.: 'p {position:
+absolute; top: 1fr; left: 1fr; width: 1fr; height: 1fr; wrap-flow:
+both}' to absolutely position a P element on top of a template element
+and cause the content of the element under it to wrap around it as if
+it were a float [[CSS3-EXCLUSIONS]].
 <p class=note>Note that a slot can have overflowing content even if it
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