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Re: Orphan control in CSS

From: Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@kozea.fr>
Date: Thu, 05 Jan 2012 14:32:09 +0100
Message-ID: <4F05A659.4050907@kozea.fr>
To: mail@matthewwilcox.com
CC: Matthew Wilcox <elvendil@gmail.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Le 05/01/2012 14:27, Matthew Wilcox a écrit :
> yes, you're right - however Orphans only applies to paged media. So is
> there anything to stop the screen media implementation doing the
> sensible thing and using the second definition (which is the only
> definition relevent to screen)?

I think this is a bad idea. No other CSS property (that I know of) 
change their meaning depending on the media type. (Besides being 
irrelevant/not applying.)

Re-using the same property name will not make it happen faster anyway.

Also, in print you may want both types of orphans, with a different number.

Simon Sapin
Received on Thursday, 5 January 2012 13:32:43 UTC

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