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Re: [naming][css-flexbox] flex-basis: <magic>

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Mon, 19 Jan 2015 22:08:16 -0500
Message-ID: <54BDC6A0.2080505@inkedblade.net>
To: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, Rossen Atanassov <Rossen.Atanassov@microsoft.com>, Daniel Holbert <dholbert@mozilla.com>, Chris Mills <cmills@mozilla.com>, Bruce Lawson <brucel@opera.com>, Bruno Racineux <bruno@hexanet.net>, Shane Hudson <shane@shanehudson.net>, Yannick Lohse <contact@yannick-lohse.fr>
On 01/19/2015 10:00 PM, fantasai wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> We resolved on switching 'flex-basis: auto' back to its original definition
> and adding a new keyword to explicitly request the default automagic.
> But, we didn't actually close on what that new keyword would be.
>
> Candidates thus far are
>   * content
>   * content-size
>   * auto-content
>   * <insert-your-suggestion-here>
>
> Given the existence of min-content, max-content, and fit-content,
> (which don't have a -size suffix), I'm somewhat disinclined to go with
> content-size. Otherwise, the questions are
>
>    a) Has anyone implemented this new keyword yet? If so, as what keyword?
>    b) Other opinions on what the keyword should be?

For reference, here's the resolution:
   https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2014Nov/0401.html

~fantasai
Received on Tuesday, 20 January 2015 03:08:45 UTC

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