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Re: [css-flexbox] "Determine the flex container’s used cross size" step needs to take min/max size into account

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2013 17:15:08 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDC5TUmCGE381oPe71+ct1qwoMRmVuzM=+N+dY+VUWi_-g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Daniel Holbert <dholbert@mozilla.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, Oct 29, 2013 at 3:43 PM, Daniel Holbert <dholbert@mozilla.com> wrote:
> Right now, the Flexbox ED has the following:
>   #  15. Determine the flex container’s used cross size:
>   #   * If the cross size property is a definite size, use that.
>   #   * Otherwise, use the sum of the flex lines' cross sizes.
>
> I'm pretty sure that last bullet-point needs to have something like this
> appended:
> ", clamped to the flex container's cross-axis min-size / max-size
> properties"
>
> Without that change, I'm pretty sure this section is implicitly saying
> to disregard "min-height" & "max-height" on auto-height horizontal flex
> containers. (which seems undesirable)

Are you assuming that the first bullet point is implicitly covered by
the way that width/max-width/min-width are defined?  Or should I make
this correction apply to both clauses?

~TJ
Received on Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:15:56 UTC

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