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[css3-flexbox] if 'flex' is a shorthand, it should be defined as such

From: L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>
Date: Tue, 8 May 2012 22:24:14 +0200
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <20120508202414.GA26859@crum.dbaron.org>
While there's a passing comment at the end of
http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css3-flexbox/#flexibility-components saying
that 'flex' is a shorthand property, nothing in the definition of
the property at http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css3-flexbox/#flexibility
says that it's a shorthand property.

In particular, in order to be a shorthand:

 * the definition should say how the parse structure of the values
   of the shorthand maps to values of its longhand subproperties

 * its "Initial value", "Computed value", and "Animatable" lines
   should say "see individual properties"


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