Re: Shrink to fit - anybody !!

I am new here and don't understand the process. Can anybody tell me the status 
of this issue?



On 16/10/2009 14:56, Neville Hillyer wrote:
> I would be grateful if somebody could say what is happening to this. 
> Some earlier replies did not appear to be as positive as the one below.
> Neville
> On 25/09/2009 22:04, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>> On Thu, Sep 24, 2009 at 10:30 AM, Neville Hillyer 
>> <> wrote:
>>> This is my first post to this list so I hope you will excuse any minor
>>> protocol infringements.
>>> For some while I have been concerned that CSS 2.1 'shrink-to-fit' 
>>> cannot be
>>> made to work as many would wish except on a few old browsers. An 
>>> outer box
>>> cannot be made to shrink around inner boxes except in the special 
>>> case of
>>> the inner boxes all being on one line. I have produced a web page on 
>>> this
>>> at:
>> Bert actually brought this up just a little bit ago:
>> The details about how this interacts with text and flexible space
>> aren't quite finalized, but the overall idea is definitely recognized
>> as being useful and desirable.
>> ~TJ

Received on Tuesday, 27 October 2009 14:59:20 UTC