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Re: [css3-multicol] column balancing and fixed height (RE: Question ?on Flexbox balance implementation)

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2010 13:11:46 +1200
Message-ID: <AANLkTi=kFYjSHaL1Lu+xXmXkYTUHkS6BOpKoGWxDP9Ym@mail.gmail.com>
To: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Cc: Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, Chris Jones <cjon@microsoft.com>
On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 2:31 AM, Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com> wrote:

> Also sprach Robert O'Callahan:
>  > > Hmm. I don't see why columns shouldn't be balanced when the height is
>  > > set.
>  > It's a historical thing. In Gecko at least, we haven't implemented
>  > column-fill yet, so our trigger for column balancing is still
> height:auto.
> I see. Then I think we should support 'column-fill: balance', even
> when the height is set.

Yeah, I see no problem there on the implementation side.

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