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Re: [css3-flexbox] Computed value of "flex-item-align:auto" on the root node

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Sat, 12 May 2012 11:15:29 -0400
Message-ID: <4FAE7E91.40308@mit.edu>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>
CC: Daniel Holbert <dholbert@mozilla.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On 5/12/12 5:49 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> Luckily, the issue here with not knowing whether a child is an item or
> not has been resolved

That's not the point.  The point is that defining computation 
differently for flexbox items and non-flexbox items complicates 
implementations (and will significantly complicate the spec, I suspect). 
  Is there a benefit to doing it that way?  If not, then just do the 
simpler thing which uniformly computes 'auto' to the flex-align of the 
parent (modulo the root element issue).

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