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Re: [css3-flexbox] forced breaks on flexbox items in multi-line rows

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 2 May 2012 09:08:44 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDCmtXZv8E4gzX-SzrTg35HAaWz=FTP4aW_b-t5fFvoKfA@mail.gmail.com>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Wed, May 2, 2012 at 8:20 AM, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
> Right now the spec says:
>  # but with the item causing the break automatically starting a new line in
> the step
>
> Firstly, this makes no sense for break-after.

Heh, yeah.

> Secondly, this means that an item can cause a flex line break in paged mode
> but not
> in continuous mode. I don't think this is a good idea: it should either
> always cause
> a line break, or never cause a line break. Therefore IMO forced breaks on
> items in
> row flexboxes should be propagated to the flex line and ignored on the item
> itself.

Makes sense.

~TJ
Received on Wednesday, 2 May 2012 16:09:34 GMT

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