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

From: Ojan Vafai <ojan@chromium.org>
Date: Wed, 16 May 2012 19:38:21 -0700
Message-ID: <CANMdWTuT+aotzf_NwnibpyQAK23EoDCWWrj8iTNOjETaJ0mXSw@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Cc: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, www-style@w3.org
On Wed, May 16, 2012 at 5:10 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>wrote:

> On Wed, May 16, 2012 at 5:01 PM, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
> wrote:
> > 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.
> > Then you can assign 'display: flex-item' to those elements in ua.css.
> >
> > (As an additional benefit, you could make the computed 'display' of
> > block container flex items start returning 'flex-item' now, instead
> > of changing it in the future.)
>
> I think it would be pretty weird to have the default UA stylesheet set
> all the replaced elements to "display:flex-item" apropos of nothing.


Whoops. I misread this. I agree that this is too weird.
Received on Thursday, 17 May 2012 02:39:11 GMT

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