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Re: [css-flexbox][css-grid] obsolete (?) spec warning on margin/padding behavior being "disputed"

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 6 Jul 2015 13:50:33 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDC47sOTYkwUXRnKFXmvZE_yinMHAi76ZJd2m0cnQg=4nA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Daniel Holbert <dholbert@mozilla.com>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Fri, Jul 3, 2015 at 10:04 AM, Daniel Holbert <dholbert@mozilla.com> wrote:
> Hi www-style,
>
> The flexbox & grid ED's both still have some warning-text saying that
> the % margin/padding behavior is "disputed" & might change.
>
> Flexbox: http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css-flexbox-1/#item-margins
> Grid: http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css-grid-1/#grid-area-concept
>
> Can these notes be removed? My understanding from the last CSSWG
> discussion on this was:
>
>  (1) Tab said the Chrome team (the ones disputing the behavior) were
> willing to change to match the WG's decision (I'm paraphrasing):
>     http://krijnhoetmer.nl/irc-logs/css/20150519#l-993
>
>  (2) The CSSWG resolved to keep the spec as-is:
>    http://krijnhoetmer.nl/irc-logs/css/20150519#l-1118
>
> So, I think (hope?) this warning-text in the spec is obsolete & can be
> removed. :)

I'm planning to re-litigate this (un?)fortunately; I'm not happy with
the way things went at the f2f and want to give it one more try.

~TJ
Received on Monday, 6 July 2015 20:51:20 UTC

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