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Re: [csswg-drafts] [css-grid] Simplifying the new syntaxt of the grid shorthand

From: fantasai via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 02 Sep 2016 20:00:12 +0000
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IIRC the reason Tab and I decided to use 'auto-flow' rather than the 
'row'/'column' keywords was to make the shorthand a little more 
self-evident: just stating 'row' or 'column' in the appropriate place 
didn't make it as clear that the subsequent track-sizes were 
auto-flowed rather than part of the template. Since whether it was a 
row or column was already implied by the placement (it's implied 
whether you're doing auto-flow or template), we decided to use the 
'auto-flow' part of the property name as a keyword here.

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