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Re: CSS Regions considered harmful

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 23 Jan 2014 21:58:03 +0100
Message-ID: <21217.33371.677639.288169@gargle.gargle.HOWL>
To: Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com>
Cc: Alan Gresley <alan@css-class.com>, "CSS WWW Style \(www-style\@w3.org\)" <www-style@w3.org>
Alan Stearns wrote:

 > >How would the the example work in the below image when you have a larger
 > >font-size?
 > >
 > >http://www.w3.org/TR/2013/WD-css3-regions-20130528/images/regions-intro-rendering.png
 > 
 > As coded in the appendix, the content would re-fragment through the region
 > chain, and the last region resizes to fit whatever remains. The last
 > region is auto-height, so it sizes to fit the content.

Is there an implementation which renders the first example as
intended? I'd like to play with the code. My concern is reusability --
it seems that the style sheet will leave large unused areas when
combined with a short documents?

Cheers,

-h&kon
              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
howcome@opera.com                  http://people.opera.com/howcome
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