Re: [css3-gcpm] Multi-column floats overflowing the column

Also sprach Brady Duga:

 > For those of us who have been working in the paged  
 > media space for years, it's very nice to see some significant work  
 > coming out of the W3C on it.

Thank's, I appreciate the encouragement. 

 > I am a little confused by the column support being in this spec,
 > though. Most other things make sense (footnotes, headers/footers,
 > etc), but I don't see what about the column support is specific to
 > paged media.

I agree that it can be useful in other places, too. Other features
(e.g. named flows) can also be useful outside of pages.

One reason for having the advanced multi-column features in this draft
is to keep the multicol spec simpler.

              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª        

Received on Friday, 4 May 2007 20:13:43 UTC