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Re: [css3-flexbox] Fixing the "replaced elements may or may not be inline" issue

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Wed, 16 May 2012 19:25:25 -0700
Message-ID: <4FB46195.3000406@mit.edu>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 5/16/12 7:22 PM, Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> On 5/16/12 5:01 PM, fantasai wrote:
>> I think it's okay.
>>
>> An alternative would be to define a 'flex-item' value for 'display',
>> and make it compute to 'inline' except on children of a flex container.
>
> For what it's worth, this would be very hard to implement in at least
> Gecko without disabling various style-sharing optimizations and hence
> significant performance and memory use penalties....

Actually, scratch that.  I just wasn't thinking straight.

I still think it's a bit weird, but I'd need to think a bit more to 
figure out whether it really is or whether it's just me.  ;)

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 17 May 2012 02:25:55 GMT

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