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Re: Fw: RE: [css-flexbox] Summary of planned changes to Flexbox Module

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Wed, 12 May 2010 12:17:55 +1200
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To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>, Adam Del Vecchio <adam.delvecchio@go-techo.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Wed, May 12, 2010 at 12:12 PM, Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>wrote:

> That's actually a spec change. And you still have an equivalent problem
> when you collapse 20px with 2fl, as it turns out. At least some set of cases
> reduce to the problem of solving for F an equation of the form
>    sum_over_i( max(m_i, k_i F) ) = N
> It's piecewise-linear, but increasing and continuous in F
>

Well, assuming we don't allow negative flex values. I certainly hope that's
true!

Rob
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