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Re: [css-flexbox] Minor clarification needed to spec text on % margins/paddings

From: Daniel Holbert <dholbert@mozilla.com>
Date: Fri, 3 Jul 2015 10:16:41 -0700
To: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <5596C379.4060505@mozilla.com>
On 07/03/2015 09:54 AM, Daniel Holbert wrote:
> The spec text currently says (in the ED):
>   # Percentage margins and paddings on flex items are
>   # always resolved against their respective dimensions
> http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css-flexbox-1/#item-margins
[...]
> Could this text be tweaked to be clearer? Perhaps just adding "of their
> containing block" at the end of this clause would be sufficient.

or "of *the* containing block", rather. (to avoid introducing a second
"their" with a different meaning than the first. :))
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