On Tue, 2006-06-20 at 12:07 +0200, Luca Furini wrote:
> Jeremias Maerki wrote:
> 
> > > On 19.06.2006 15:45:36 Luca Furini wrote:
> > > It seems to me that the prescribed behaviour requires a keep constraint 
> > > with force = "always" to be satisfied *always* :-), even if this would 
> > > mean having some overflowing content. 
> > 
> > Obviously, we disagree here. I read it so that "always" can also be
> > relaxed if the keep cannot be satisfied. Did anyone check what other
> > implementations do?
> 
> A quick test shows that AntennaHouse's xslformatter satisfies all the 
> keeps, even when this means having some content overflow the body region 
> (the overflowing content is actually clipped), while RenderX's xep relaxes 
> a keep constraint in order to avoid overflows.

>From memory, this issue was clarified in a posting to the editors list
some time ago (2 years or more, I think.) "always" means "always", which
makes sense.

Peter

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