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Re: [css3-flexbox][css3-grid] Inline replaced elements as grid items and flexbox items

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 17 May 2011 23:02:08 +0000 (UTC)
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
cc: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>, Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>, Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>, David Hyatt <hyatt@apple.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
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On Mon, 16 May 2011, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> On Mon, May 16, 2011 at 4:26 PM, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> > On Sat, 14 May 2011, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> >>
> >> (Interestingly, HTML5 is missing the line "input, select { display:
> >> inline-block; }", probably because it's fairly separated from the rest
> >> of the display values in the CSS2.1 stylesheet.)
> >
> > It's in the prose, e.g.:
> >
> >   http://www.whatwg.org/specs/web-apps/current-work/complete.html#the-input-element-as-a-text-entry-widget
> 
> Well, kinda.  "Expected to render as" is different from "has the display 
> value of".  Any reason why it's in the prose rather than (or in addition 
> to) being in the stylesheet?

It's intended to be in the binding. It's like 'appearance', or 'padding', 
or whatever; it might vary based on the specifics of the binding.

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