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RE: [css-multicol] Overflowing floats issue

From: François REMY <francois.remy.dev@outlook.com>
Date: Mon, 29 Apr 2013 20:56:31 +0200
Message-ID: <DUB120-W16CD5CE48EA6F48A9CCE26A5B20@phx.gbl>
To: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
> > In Gecko we deliberately do what you don't want --- pull content from
> > after the float before the float, when we've moved the float to the next
> > column. If we do it your way, you can end up with a lot of wasted space.
> Indeed. To my mind, one of the key points of a "floating" image is that
> it allows this to happen.

Ok, you're probably right. I'm mostly interested in getting this properly defined, not by getting one particular definition. 

Anyway, I don't like see the images being divided into pieces, this is certainly not what I would want, and if I don't want this for inline images, I don't want this for floated images either. In the case of a graphic, it may completely make it unreadable.

Best regards,
Received on Monday, 29 April 2013 18:56:59 UTC

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