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Re: [css3-align] The Great Alignment Bikeshed

From: François REMY <fremycompany_pub@yahoo.fr>
Date: Mon, 21 May 2012 13:16:13 +0200
Message-ID: <8E4F1E81CEBD47D29F59007C6DE7A9CC@FREMYD2>
To: "Brad Kemper" <brad.kemper@gmail.com>, "CSS 3 W3C Group" <www-style@w3.org>
The fact I can live with a certain proposal (hopefully) doesn't mean it's my 
preference or the best solution. If you ask about my preference, it's clear 
I would prefer that both alignments use the term align, with an 
axis-defining keyword. I wouldn't have taken the time to forge 
counterproposals if I was perfectly happy with current state of the spec.

The point is: my preference is purely indicative. However, seeing that you 
and Lea seems to share the 'justify' concern, this seems to be a legit one. 
Inline/crossline-align may be a solution.

-----Message d'origine----- 
From: Brad Kemper
Sent: Sunday, May 20, 2012 11:37 PM
Subject: Re: [css3-align] The Great Alignment Bikeshed

On May 20, 2012, at 12:22 PM, François REMY <fremycompany_pub@yahoo.fr> 
> I can now live in a world where “align” is about cross axis alignement and 
> “justify” about the inline one.

So are we going to change 'text-align' to 'text-justify'? This seems 
backwards to me.  'text-align' sets the precedent. 
Received on Monday, 21 May 2012 11:17:00 UTC

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