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RE: [css3-flexbox] "definite" sizes?

From: Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Mar 2012 15:49:31 +0000
To: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <D51C9E849DDD0D4EA38C2E5398569284139C4004@TK5EX14MBXC262.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
>From: Boris Zbarsky [mailto:bzbarsky@MIT.EDU]
>Sent: Monday, March 12, 2012 8:44 AM
>On 3/12/12 4:57 AM, Alex Mogilevsky wrote:
>> I put this in the spec. let me know if you have better ideas.
>> "For the purposes of this algorithm, measurements are considered definite
>if their precise value is known before the start of the algorithm. For
>example, sizes in pixels or inches are always definite; 'auto' and percent
>may or may not be definite, which depends on how these values were handled
>before this algorithm is applied."
>I really don't think that's good enough for interop....  If fully expect
>that different UAs trying to implement this sentence will end up with
>different behavior.

Suggestions for better language would be greatly appreciated.
Received on Monday, 12 March 2012 15:50:31 UTC

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