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Re: [css3-regions] regions forming stacking contexts

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 02 Feb 2012 08:05:03 -0500
Message-ID: <4F2A89FF.2020405@mit.edu>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 2/2/12 5:55 AM, Alex Mogilevsky wrote:
> The initial containing block for named flow is the first region. Not sure it is clearly defined now, but it is that way in paged media

Browsers have some significant implementation differences in terms of 
how they handle paged media here.

A simple example:  Say you have two rectangular regions, one 100px tall 
and the second 200px tall.  You have a child with the following styles:

   <span style="position: absolute; top: 80px; left: 0; height: 100px;
                width: 100%; background: yellow">

Do you get a 20px tall yellow box in the first region and an 80px tall 
yellow box in the second one?  Or just a 20px tall one in the first 
region?  Or something else?  What are the widths if the two regions have 
different widths?

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