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Re: [css-shapes] Minor Comments

From: Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com>
Date: Tue, 1 Oct 2013 17:57:04 -0700
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, "L. David Baron" <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Message-ID: <CE70BD2A.30B12%stearns@adobe.com>
On 10/1/13 5:52 PM, "fantasai" <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:

>On 09/30/2013 11:56 PM, fantasai wrote:
>> 2.1. Relation to the box model and float behavior
>>    # While the boundaries used for wrapping inline flow content
>>    # outside a float can be defined using shapes, the actual box
>>    # model does not change. If the element has specified margins,
>>    # borders or padding they will be computed and rendered
>>    # according to the [CSS3BOX] module.
>> I'd clarify that shapes also do not affect the float's position.
>Actually, this is wrong. It can affect the float's position currently,
>because a float gets moved down if it doesn't fit on a line... if
>shape-outside makes it smaller, it might fit.

Nope. Making a float area smaller does not affect float positioning in any

(it used to, but that was a mistake we've corrected)

>Either way, some clarification would help. :)

Is that enough clarification?


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