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RE: Inconsistency in flex-basis?

From: Greg Whitworth <gwhit@microsoft.com>
Date: Fri, 23 Jan 2015 20:10:53 +0000
To: Daniel Holbert <dholbert@mozilla.com>, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>, Shashi Gowda <shashigowda91@gmail.com>
CC: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
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 On 01/23/2015 10:20 AM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
> > That's not right.  The spec algo should shrink them to 0.  If they
> > have a definite flex-basis, their widths are *totally ignored*
> 
> In Firefox at least, we've already got a bug on this:
>   https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=972595

> 
> We use the items' "width" property, when computing the intrinsic size of the
> flex container -- but we should instead be looking at their 'flex-basis'.  (Or
> really, we should be following the recently-added flex-grow-and-shrink-
> dependent flex-container intrinsic sizing spec-text at
> http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css-flexbox-1/#intrinsic-sizes.)

Thanks for the bug link. I'm assuming this is the correct Blink bug on this (https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=249112)?

Greg

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