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Re: [css-regions] Floats overflow in named flows

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 31 Oct 2013 11:58:10 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDDUGunYc6HLykcKxO5m2m-1E0Hn=urX0w02hCm2QeZcjQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Radu STAVILA <stavila@adobe.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, Oct 29, 2013 at 3:47 AM, Radu STAVILA <stavila@adobe.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> Consider the following layout: two regions and a div flowed into them. The
> div has no content except for a float, which is large enough to not fit
> inside the first region. Since the div's size is not altered by it's
> floating child, the div fits perfectly inside the first region. Now, the
> problem is: since the float's parent is only flowed inside the first
> region, what should happen to the portion of the float that does not fit
> the first region? Should it be fragmented into the second region or should
> it respect it's parent's region range and overflow the first region?

It should fragment, I would think, same as it would if a div overflowed a page.

~TJ
Received on Thursday, 31 October 2013 18:58:56 UTC

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