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RE: [css3-flexbox] [css3-grid-layout] Too Many Alignment Properties

From: Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>
Date: Thu, 2 Feb 2012 11:02:20 +0000
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
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> From: fantasai [mailto:fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net]
> Sent: Wednesday, February 01, 2012 2:26 AM
> Rather than having every layout system design and implement its own set of
> alignment properties, I'd like us to take a good look and see if we can boil these
> down to a single set of properties that we can all share.

I like the idea. So we could have just two properties: 'align' and 'content-align', applicable with anything and its content...

There is a slight problem with where it should be defined though. I am not sure there is any active spec that is an obvious fit. And without that it is hard to talk about the idea.. 
Received on Thursday, 2 February 2012 11:03:41 UTC

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