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From: Tab Atkins Jr.. via cvs-syncmail <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 30 Jan 2012 21:05:43 +0000
To: public-css-commits@w3.org
Message-Id: <E1RryQ3-0000F9-DD@lionel-hutz.w3.org>
Update of /sources/public/csswg/css3-flexbox
In directory hutz:/tmp/cvs-serv921

Modified Files:
	Overview.html Overview.src.html 
Log Message:
Tweak wording in <flex> intro to also mention negative flex.

Index: Overview.html
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RCS file: /sources/public/csswg/css3-flexbox/Overview.html,v
retrieving revision 1.127
retrieving revision 1.128
diff -u -d -r1.127 -r1.128
--- Overview.html	30 Jan 2012 21:03:33 -0000	1.127
+++ Overview.html	30 Jan 2012 21:05:41 -0000	1.128
@@ -1054,7 +1054,8 @@
    href="#ltflex"><code class=css>&lt;flex></code></a>&rsquo; value in the
    element's &lsquo;<code class=property>width</code>&rsquo; or &lsquo;<code
    class=property>height</code>&rsquo; property. A flexbox distributes free
-   space proportionally to its items based on their flexibility.
+   space to its items proportional to their positive flexibility, or shrinks
+   them to prevent overflow proportional to their negative flexibility.
 
   <p>The &lsquo;<code class=css>flex()</code>&rsquo; notation is used to
    specify the parameters of a <dfn id=flexible-length

Index: Overview.src.html
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RCS file: /sources/public/csswg/css3-flexbox/Overview.src.html,v
retrieving revision 1.125
retrieving revision 1.126
diff -u -d -r1.125 -r1.126
--- Overview.src.html	30 Jan 2012 21:03:33 -0000	1.125
+++ Overview.src.html	30 Jan 2012 21:05:41 -0000	1.126
@@ -498,7 +498,7 @@
 <h2 id='flexibility'>
 Flexibility: the ''flex()'' notation</h2>
 
-	<p>The defining aspect of flexbox layout is the ability to make the <i>flexbox items</i> "flex", altering their width or height to fill the available space.  This is done by using a ''&lt;flex>'' value in the element's 'width' or 'height' property.  A flexbox distributes free space proportionally to its items based on their flexibility.</p>
+	<p>The defining aspect of flexbox layout is the ability to make the <i>flexbox items</i> "flex", altering their width or height to fill the available space.  This is done by using a ''&lt;flex>'' value in the element's 'width' or 'height' property.  A flexbox distributes free space to its items proportional to their positive flexibility, or shrinks them to prevent overflow proportional to their negative flexibility.</p>
 
 	<p>The ''flex()'' notation is used to specify the parameters of a <dfn title="flexible length|flexible lengths|flexible length's">flexible length</dfn>: the <dfn id="positive-flexibility" title="positive flexibility">positive</dfn> and <dfn>negative flexibility</dfn>, and the <dfn>preferred size</dfn>.  The syntax of the ''flex()'' notation is:</p>
 
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