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Re: [css3-flexbox] Baseline of flexboxes and flexbox items

From: Anton Prowse <prowse@moonhenge.net>
Date: Thu, 26 Apr 2012 14:34:59 +0200
Message-ID: <4F9940F3.3040805@moonhenge.net>
To: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
CC: Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
On 25/04/2012 17:06, Alex Mogilevsky wrote:
> ± From: Anton Prowse [mailto:prowse@moonhenge.net] ± Sent: Sunday,
> April 22, 2012 10:45 AM ± ± What's the motivation for having baseline
> alignment of flexbox items in the ± first place?  Is it buttons?
>
> Yes, buttons. Or toolbars. Or anything that involves laying out
> pieces of text and possibly something else. An input box with a label
> for example.

Hmm, yeah, sorry - I was getting confused about what the baseline of an 
input was defined to be.

Yes, baseline alignment is clearly useful.

Cheers,
Anton Prowse
http://dev.moonhenge.net
Received on Thursday, 26 April 2012 12:35:39 GMT

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