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Re: [css-flexbox] [css-align] unprefixing alignment properties before css-align

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 14 Jun 2013 00:20:38 +0200
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDDRPi-Sryn6qO+ExUVNg_sTun0VksmduTgKBA4SS2N3mg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Christian Biesinger <cbiesinger@google.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>, Ojan Vafai <ojan@chromium.org>
On Thu, Jun 13, 2013 at 10:42 PM, Christian Biesinger
<cbiesinger@google.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> I would like to unprefix and ship flexbox in Chrome, and have a patch
> ready to do so.
>
> But before I do that, I wanted to hear opinions about shipping the
> align-*/justify-* properties before we implement the full css-align
> spec. For example, conceivably, web authors will write code like:
>
>   * { justify-content: center; }
>
> And for now it will only apply to flexbox, but once we implement
> css-align, it would start applying to all blocks and mess up layouts.
>
>
> Now personally, I think that risk is somewhat low and people can just
> fix their sites, but does anyone have other opinions on this?

I think it's acceptable, and we're planning to have Alignment finished
in the near future anyway.

~TJ
Received on Thursday, 13 June 2013 22:21:25 UTC

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