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Re: [custom-layout] use case: Polar Layout

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 9 Mar 2015 11:27:28 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDAx8kyqjKXmaCeRN7ScE6DMemOg5iZSwZyQYz9qiVfY_A@mail.gmail.com>
To: Michiel Sikma <mike@letsdeliver.com>
Cc: Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com>, "public-houdini@w3.org" <public-houdini@w3.org>
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On Mon, Mar 2, 2015 at 7:36 AM, Michiel Sikma <mike@letsdeliver.com> wrote:
> - Devices such as the LG G3 can switch between different device-radius values. Would there be an added value, in this case, in making it possible for items to transition from regular to non-polar coordinates?

Can you elaborate on this? The G3 appears to be a (rectangular) phone,
so what's the relevance of device-radius to it?

> Also, there might be some value in extending Flexbox for round layouts, maybe. For instance, being able to position menu elements like on the LG G3 cover screen (see part 4 of the PDF), and then re-order them by changing the order attribute.

One of the benefits of producing a custom layout spec is that authors
will be able to write this kind of thing for themselves. ^_^

~TJ
Received on Monday, 9 March 2015 18:28:16 UTC

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