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Re: [css-flexbox] available space and max-height

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Thu, 3 Dec 2015 13:28:40 -0500
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <566089D8.6010308@inkedblade.net>
On 12/02/2015 05:18 PM, Christian Biesinger wrote:
>
> So, this was not clear in this thread, but I was always wondering
> about the expected *width* in the presence of a (max-)*height*, for
> column flexboxes. fantasai cleared up where this is defined for the
> actual layout, so now I only have the question left about the
> *intrinsic* width.
>
> In other words, this testcase: http://codepen.io/anon/pen/pJLwYp
>
> You say "vertical lines, whose breaking is affected by the height" but
> in the intrinsic size algorithm I don't see any mention that the
> breaking is affected by the height. Instead it says "Place all flex
> items into lines of infinite length." which is literally the opposite
> of them being affected by the height.
>
> Greg: for your other reply just now, I'm talking specifically about
> the intrinsic size part of the spec -
> https://drafts.csswg.org/css-flexbox/#intrinsic-sizes

Ah. That's *this* issue:
  https://drafts.csswg.org/css-flexbox/issues-lc-20150514#issue-12
  https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2015Aug/0253.html
We're working on it this week. :)

(Your OP was pretty clear afaict, but wasn't describing this issue.)

~fantasai
Received on Thursday, 3 December 2015 18:29:10 UTC

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