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Re: [css3-page] Idea for simplier page-margin boxes

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Tue, 5 Mar 2013 17:13:14 +1300
Message-ID: <CAOp6jLYGWPBcwLdH9=8RcqBhP8xbX22rys2YiKp=irMiMvMAbg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@exyr.org>
Cc: Julian Viereck <julian.viereck@googlemail.com>, www-style@w3.org
On Tue, Mar 5, 2013 at 4:03 AM, Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@exyr.org> wrote:

> We discussed css3-page at the last f2f meeting, and the Working Group
> agrees that we want to do much more than is possible with the current draft.
> However this draft has been around and kind of stable for a long time, so
> the plan is to publish css3-page Soon® without much more features than it
> currently has, and start in parallel with css3-page.

Speaking for myself, and Julian I think, the current css3-page margin-box
model feels both over-complicated and inadequate, which isn't a good
combination, and I don't think we want to implement it in Gecko. We'd
rather bypass it and do something better, perhaps along the lines of
Julian's proposal.

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