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Re: [css-grid] Doubts on worthiness of grid-auto-flow:stack

From: Manuel Rego Casasnovas <rego@igalia.com>
Date: Thu, 06 Nov 2014 12:01:16 +0100
Message-ID: <545B54FC.6020403@igalia.com>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 16/09/14 20:56, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> Having freshly written the algo, I just don't think it pulls its
> weight.  It's still a terrible value, doing something you don't
> actually want it to do.  It only exists to hopefully handle IE's
> legacy content that depended on "auto-placing" things in 1/1, but it
> might not even do that (if a page is currently positioning something
> in 1/1 *and* depending on auto-placement to put more things there).  I
> think we should just throw away "stack", add "none" with the behavior
> that puts everything in 1/1 if its position is fully auto (and does a
> simple "dense" packing for things that are auto in only one
> dimension).  This would then prevent IE from having to make a
> proprietary value for their old behavior, as we'd just match it.
> 
> Thoughts?

Any update on this?

Thanks,
  Rego
Received on Thursday, 6 November 2014 11:01:51 UTC

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