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Re: [css-gcpm][css-break][css-pseudo] Generated content at page breaks

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Thu, 16 Jul 2015 16:44:43 -0400
Message-ID: <55A817BB.4070203@inkedblade.net>
To: Sanders Kleinfeld <sanders_kleinfeld.lists@yahoo.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, "public-digipub-ig@w3.org" <public-digipub-ig@w3.org>, Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>
On 07/16/2015 04:29 PM, fantasai wrote:
> On 04/07/2015 06:35 AM, Sanders Kleinfeld wrote:
>> I work at a publisher that uses CSS Paged Media to produce print
>> books, and one use case that comes up occasionally (depending on the
>> book design) is the ability to insert generated content at the
>> location of page breaks. For example, we'll have a sidebar with a
>> border drawn around it whose content spans a pagebreak, e.g:
>
> Hi Sanders!
> We're aware of the need for something like this, and Florian Rivoal
> has been working on some ideas for it. It's a bit of a complicated
> feature to design, however, so it might be awhile until we have
> something solid. Thanks for the specific use cases, though! I'm sure
> they will be helpful as we try to figure out exactly how this will
> all work. :)

Forgot: here's a link to the discussion on that effort.
   https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2015Jan/0357.html

~fantasai
Received on Thursday, 16 July 2015 20:45:13 UTC

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