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Re: [css-grid] On base size and growth limits restrictions

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Thu, 08 Jan 2015 13:12:49 -0800
Message-ID: <54AEF2D1.6000105@inkedblade.net>
To: Peter Salas <psalas@microsoft.com>, Sergio Villar Senin <svillar@igalia.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On 01/05/2015 11:37 AM, Peter Salas wrote:
> Sergio Villar Senin wrote:
>> the grid layout specs mention[1] that
>>
>> "(The base size might end up being larger than the growth limit, but the
>> algorithm attempts to avoid this situation.)"
>>
>> the thing is that IMO we should change it so that the the track sizes fulfill, at
>> any moment, the following restriction.
>>
>>      base size <= growth limit
>
> I agree.  This is also the behavior in IE, as can be seen here:
>
> http://jsfiddle.net/krkhhttz/

I suspect that peculiarity was inherited from the old algorithm writeup...

Anyway, I've checked in a fix for this. Here's the diff:
   http://hg.csswg.org/drafts/diff/1854a2a92502/css-grid/Overview.bs

Let me know if that adequately solves the problem, or if there's a better
way to word it.

~fantasai
Received on Thursday, 8 January 2015 21:15:10 UTC

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