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Re: [css-flexbox] Intrinsic Cross Size Definition Totally Wrong

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Thu, 3 Dec 2015 19:55:54 -0500
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <5660E49A.7020905@inkedblade.net>
On 12/03/2015 04:43 PM, fantasai wrote:
> Side note: current browsers also set the *flex container’s* inner
> size to that largest value, which is clearly wrong, as it is
> guaranteed to cause overflow if there are multiple lines. We would
> need to require the cross-size to be the sum of the line’s cross
> sizes after doing item layout and linebreaking as outlined above.

Note: IE does the correct behavior, wrapping the flex container
around all of the columns. Edge preserves this behavior for

It would be nice if implementations can align on intrinsic sizes
of flex containers not causing their content to overflow. :) :) :)

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