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Subject: Re: [office-comment] RFE: Vertical justification

On Saturday 21 April 2007 12:42, Alex Hudson wrote:
> So, although you can come close with the solution you outline, it's not
> at all the same thing. For people who would use this functionality, the
> layout of the text is very important, and they would not be willing to
> snap the lines to a grid.

The concept of a baseline grid is an invention that has very very long 
been correct typographical layout.
The kind of people that find text layout very important will much more 
likely want to follow that known (and supported) feature then the one you 

Bottom line; in typography you want many of the baselines to line up, and 
not throw that concept away in order to make just one baseline at the 
bottom of the pages line up.

Thomas Zander

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