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Re: Any plans to add a method for suppressing white space between inline-block elements?

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 27 Nov 2012 11:06:46 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDA224ejhr69BPp58ya6THRrgYAur4WKgHgCTgOTOmqWYQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Fran├žois REMY <francois.remy.dev@outlook.com>
Cc: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, Nov 27, 2012 at 1:06 AM, Fran├žois REMY
<francois.remy.dev@outlook.com> wrote:
> |  Actually, it's an intended use of Flexbox. In fact, the default
> |  positive flex is 0 in order to make this easy.
> So, the best practice is to use flexbox even if you don't need flexibility.
> Okay, thanks for the clarification.

Yes, there are tons of flexbox use-cases that don't use flexibility at
all, only the layout direction, order, or alignment abilities.

It's intended to be a generic layout tool useful for a very wide
variety of things.

Received on Tuesday, 27 November 2012 19:07:33 UTC

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