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Re: [css3-transforms] Influencing layout

From: Dirk Schulze <dschulze@adobe.com>
Date: Mon, 23 Apr 2012 10:27:42 -0700
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
CC: "public-fx@w3.org" <public-fx@w3.org>
Message-ID: <EEE4994E-DA90-4A81-A1DF-FC7F3A40B0F2@adobe.com>

On Apr 23, 2012, at 10:17 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:

> On Sat, Apr 21, 2012 at 6:42 AM, Dirk Schulze <dschulze@adobe.com> wrote:
>> The first issue in the introduction of CSS3 Transforms [1] talks about the contribution of transforms to the layout. In general  it says there could be two roles. 1) Transforms influence layout of the page 2) Transforms don't. The issue was raised by Steve Zilles [2].
>> 
>> Given the fact that all browsers implement transforms in a way that does not influence layout and even CSS3 Transforms just describes 2), I'd like to remove this issue from the specification. We won't consider 1) in this specification at the moment.
> 
> Yes, drop the issue for now.  We should revisit layout-affecting
> transforms in the future, but it's not a feature we should care about
> at this level.
Done.

Dirk

PS: We should create a new Wiki page for ideas on the next version of CSS Transforms on the FX TF sites.

> 
> ~TJ
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