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Re: [gcpm][books] thematic breaks at the top of a page

From: Cameron McCormack <cam@mcc.id.au>
Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2014 09:58:28 -0800
Message-ID: <52E69E44.2030402@mcc.id.au>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
CC: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> As usual for proposals for style/layout-based selectors, this has the
> potential for circular dependencies.  What happens if you use the
> selector to move the element away from the top of the page, such that
> something else is now at the top?  For example, you might float it, or
> use the 'order' property, etc.

That is true.  At least for this simple example, we could handle it by 
just changing say the visibility of the element.  We could restrict the 
properties allowed within :at-top-of-page (or whatever) like we do for 
::before.
Received on Monday, 27 January 2014 17:59:04 UTC

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