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RE: [css3-flexbox][css-ALL] Should z-index Just Work on flex items?

From: Sylvain Galineau <sylvaing@microsoft.com>
Date: Mon, 9 Jul 2012 18:05:49 +0000
To: Simon Fraser <smfr@me.com>, Kang-Hao Lu <kennyluck@csail.mit.edu>
CC: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, WWW Style <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <3C4041FF83E1E04A986B6DC50F0178290AD4FDCA@TK5EX14MBXC265.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>

[Simon Fraser:] 
> > 3. An element with 'inline-block'
> >
> > and probably more. Apparently, this needs compatibility research...
> >
> > Or is there a good reason why we should start with flex items?
> 
> I've seen plenty of content with z-index on things that are not
> positioned, so making changes like this will likely break content.
> 
+1. Being 'aggressive' here assumes authors understand and use z-index
properly. Many do not.
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