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Re: [CSS3] Flexible Flow Module, proposal.

From: Zack Weinberg <zweinberg@mozilla.com>
Date: Sun, 12 Apr 2009 15:58:14 -0700
To: www-style <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20090412155814.7194d84b@mozilla.com>
"Robert O'Callahan" <robert@ocallahan.org> wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 12, 2009 at 5:14 AM, Tab Atkins Jr.
> I think the biggest limitation is not
> being able to set width to "intrinsic width plus flex". The
> limitations can probably be fixed, although the fixes might add
> complexity or ugliness.

What about something like "width: calc(100px + 1fl)" or 
"width: calc(100% + 1fl)" ?  I'm not sure exactly what you
mean by "intrinsic width plus flex"; I'm going by analogy with
the fill[l[l]] units in TeX; but this seems natural enough.

(very much -1 on "*" as unit specifier btw - let's not make the core
lexical syntax any worse than it already is please)

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