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Re: [css3-flexbox] What types of box-tree fixup can occur?

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 28 Apr 2012 09:44:17 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDCAvKiSu0LPNQ5FroAFeYa83QHH01qSZrw53Bntqo5Smw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Anton Prowse <prowse@moonhenge.net>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Mon, Apr 23, 2012 at 2:25 AM, Anton Prowse <prowse@moonhenge.net> wrote:
> On 26/01/2012 00:14, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>> Flexbox has to worry about box-tree fixup so it can properly wrap
>> things in anonymous flexbox items when appropriate, and reorder things
>> via flex-order.  I'm currently explicitly handling two types of
>> box-tree fixup - table-fixup and block-in-inline fixup - but I'm not
>> sure if I'm catching everything, or if there are more generic hooks I
>> can use to ensure that flexboxes play nicely with future extensions to
>> CSS.
>> For clarity, I have currently specified that table-fixup occurs
>> *before* flexbox does its thing, but block-in-inline fixup occurs
>> *after*.  This appears to be consistent with how these two fixup steps
>> occur in block layout, based on the limited testing I've done so far.
> Interesting.  Could you elaborate on what you mean about performing
> block-in-inline fixup after block layout does its thing?

I didn't say that, so I'm confused about what the question is. ^_^  Rephrase?

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