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RE: [css3-flexbox] Best way to denote flexible lengths

From: Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>
Date: Wed, 13 Apr 2011 23:48:58 +0000
To: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
CC: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tab Atkins Jr. [mailto:jackalmage@gmail.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, April 13, 2011 2:15 PM
> 
> Nah, using 'fr' (or 'fl', whatever) for absolute flex and
> 'flex(<pref>,<pos-flex>,<neg-flex>)' for relative flex.
> 

I think it is worth trying. It means

	2fr == flex(2,0,0px)

Right?

And would this mean that you are then satisfied with how easy it is to apply absolute flex, so the default value for preferred size in flex() function can be *initial value*, and "width:flex(2)"=="width:flex(2,0,auto)" ?

Alex
Received on Wednesday, 13 April 2011 23:49:28 GMT

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