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[css3-flexbox] Handling 'auto' main sizes.

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Fri, 20 Apr 2012 15:24:00 -0700
Message-ID: <4F91E200.9010701@inkedblade.net>
To: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
It's not clear to me from reading the algorithms what
   width: auto;
   flex: auto;
would result in, since the 'width' is neither definite nor one of the
values handled explicitly in the Flexbox algorithm. (Even if it was
clear, I'd suggest making a note of it in the 'flex' section so authors
would have some chance of noticing.)

My suggestion is that it do something smart, like 'fit-content' with
an imposed min-size of 'min-content'.

Received on Friday, 20 April 2012 22:38:56 UTC

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