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Re: padding lost in overflow

From: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 10 Jan 2014 14:59:40 -0800
Cc: Mats Palmgren <mats@mozilla.com>, Ojan Vafai <ojan@chromium.org>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org>, Daniel Holbert <dholbert@mozilla.com>, Elliott Sprehn <esprehn@chromium.org>
Message-Id: <9599857C-0DC2-46A5-87CD-FB8E8AE71314@gmail.com>
To: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>


> On Jan 10, 2014, at 2:24 PM, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> It seems more logical to lay out the contents normally, as if you were
> doing overflow:visible, then grow the content box to fully contain the
> contents, and wrap the padding box around that as normal.  The first
> part is what we do already; it's really weird that the content box is
> allowed to overflow the padding box.

I completely agree. 
Received on Friday, 10 January 2014 23:00:10 UTC

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