[CSSWG] Summary and Resolutions June 2009 F2F Part II: Spec Issues


   RESOLVED: text-overflow in case of vertical overflow still only applies to
             individual lines that overflow horizontally
   RATIONALE: This solves a valid use case, so if a marker is needed to
              indicate vertical overflow, that will have to be a separate

CSS2.1 Issues

   Discussed various ways of reconciling implemented @margin-box syntax with
   CSS2.1 error-handling rules.
   RESOLVED: @page takes a new construct that mixes declarations and @rules
   RESOLVED: css3-page recommends that @margin-box rules come after all
             declarations in the page context

   Discussed Steve's testcases for ambiguities in vertical-align, Steve to
   write up two proposals for discussion.


   - Long comparison of bolder-lighter algorithms.
   - Discussion of format()
   - RESOLVED: Publish new WD of css3-fonts
   - jdaggett considers fill and stroke, fantasai and ChrisL suggest using
     the SVG properties.

SVG Coordination

   - Discussion of SVG's proposal to encode some of its attributes as CSS
     properties; suggested as a topic for TPAC.
   - SVG comments on Transitions deferred to spec maintainer.

image-fit and image-position

   RESOLVED (TENTATIVE): Merge image-fit and image-position into single
                        'fit' property
   RATIONALE: 'image-fit' and 'image-position' are not appropriate names for
              what SVG wants to use them for, and nobody had a better proposal.


   RESOLVED: Introduce break-* properties as syntactic sugar for page-break-*
   RESOLVED: howcome to add an example of a float intruding into previous
             columns and wait for implementors to complain
   RESOLVED: fix errors in pseudo-algorithm pointed out by sylvain

   http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2009Jun/0179.html [text-overflow]
   http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2009Jun/0180.html [multicol]
   http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2009Jun/0184.html [vertical-align, image-fit]
   http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2009Jun/0181.html [CSS2.1 grammar]
   http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2009Jun/0182.html [Fonts, SVG]


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