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Re: [css3-flexbox] width:flex() in DOM

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 7 Nov 2011 18:00:02 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDCdHK34XWeu0JusJa2PBPeNegYwQpxVpLz9MNrz3NCJLg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org list" <www-style@w3.org>
On Mon, Nov 7, 2011 at 5:27 PM, Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com> wrote:
> How should be flexible width exposed in DOM, in particular in existing APIs?
>
> I think I have the answer, just want to check:
>
> If something has “width:flex(1)”,
>
> element.style.width returns the specified value – “flex(1)” or “flex(1 0
> auto)” (should be ok to expand the defaults).
>
> getComputedStyle() returns used value (pixels), after any flexibility has
> done its damage.
>
> element.offsetWidth returns pixels as well
>
> Right?

Yes, all of these fall out of the definition of specified values and
used values.

~TJ
Received on Tuesday, 8 November 2011 02:00:57 GMT

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