Re: [css-flexbox] Firefox+IE absolutely-positioned bug?

On Wed, Oct 22, 2014 at 6:28 AM, Daniel Holbert <> wrote:
> On 10/21/2014 04:51 PM, Bruno Racineux wrote:
>> But I am confused as to why it says that absolutely positioned flex items
>> participate in the reordering step then?
>> What reordering there is if they line up with the container? Can you
>> briefly explain where the reordering step occur?
> I believe they only effectively participate for the purpose of *stacking
> order*. (So, it becomes another flavor of z-index, for those children.)

Yes, this.  'order', in general, affects painting order, and it was
considered to be inconsistent to make abspos children not also be
affected by that.


Received on Wednesday, 22 October 2014 16:34:37 UTC