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name

Summary

Name of flow, as specified by any element’s flow-from or flow-into properties.

Property of apis/css-regions/NamedFlowapis/css-regions/NamedFlow

Syntax

Note: This property is read-only.

var id = flow.name;

Return Value

Returns an object of type StringString

Name of flow, as specified by any element’s flow-from or flow-into properties.

Examples

// Generic event handler adds/deletes regions to fit content. The 'name'
// property might allow the handler to dispatch different functions for
// different flows.

function modifyFlow(e) {
    var flow = e.target;
    if (flow.overset) {
        appendRegion(flow.name);
    }
    else if (flow.firstEmptyRegionIndex !== -1) {
        trimRegions(flow.name);
    }
}

document.getNamedFlows().namedItem('main').addEventListener('regionoversetchange', modifyFlow);

Related specifications

CSS Regions Module Level 1
W3C Working Draft

See also

Related articles

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External resources