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Re: [css3-flexbox] about flexible margins and alignment

From: Ojan Vafai <ojan@chromium.org>
Date: Mon, 9 Jan 2012 12:18:31 -0800
Message-ID: <CANMdWTsWoB2mmLPsKWaUvzqihb3AO6N5GnYFmEDXYWzBfPwKDQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>, Andrew Fedoniuok <news@terrainformatica.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Mon, Jan 9, 2012 at 11:54 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 9, 2012 at 11:10 AM, Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>
> wrote:
> >  -----Original Message-----
> >  From: andrew.fedoniouk@live.com
> >  Sent: Saturday, January 07, 2012 10:16 AM
> > 
> >  "You are saying it is a pretty common layout. Can you send a
> screenshot of
> >  that kind of layout in use?"
> > 
> >  Sure. Here is a screenshot from real-life Web App:
> >  http://terrainformatica.com/w3/eq-distr-buttons.png
> > 
> >
> > Good use case. Thanks.
> >
> > Maybe it is a good idea to have another option for 'flex-pack' that does
> exactly that (put half-space at start and end).
> >
> > It could be
> >
> >        flex-pack:justify -- add equal space between items
> >        flex-pack:distribute -- add equal space between items and half of
> that at start/end
> >
> > how does that sound?
>
> That sounds fine to me.
>

Same here. It's a good use-case and supporting both is easy.
Received on Monday, 9 January 2012 20:19:20 GMT

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