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Re: [css3-ui] specifying box-sizing in greater detail to solve issue 69

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 18 Mar 2015 17:13:54 -0700
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDCUqK32N+PHFe0Ck4vEQ6W2PuUyx7zEwua461pCf_iPwQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Wed, Mar 18, 2015 at 4:57 PM, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net> wrote:
> On 03/18/2015 07:46 PM, Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>> On Wed, Mar 18, 2015 at 4:39 PM, fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
>> wrote:
>>> However, if we restrict the effect of box-sizing to the interpretation of
>>> values on the width/height properties, and clarify that box-sizing just
>>> modifies those values and then hands them over as input to the layout
>>> rules,
>>> then this problem goes away.
>>
>>
>> We can't be *quite* that specific - we intend for flex-basis to be
>> affected by box-sizing when it's a length/percentage, for example.
>
> Yes, and we specify explicitly for flex-basis that it is affected
> by 'box-sizing' the same way that 'width' and 'height' are.

Yeah, just making sure we don't close that down, or make things
confusing, in the box-sizing spec text.

~TJ
Received on Thursday, 19 March 2015 00:14:42 UTC

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