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

From: Daniel Holbert <dholbert@mozilla.com>
Date: Mon, 9 Nov 2015 22:52:02 -0800
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <56419412.2000309@mozilla.com>
On 11/09/2015 09:36 PM, fantasai wrote:
> From suggestions at the Flexbox workshops, updated the spec with
>   # Percentage margins and paddings on flex items are always resolved
>   # against their own axis: left and right margins resolve against the
>   # containing’s block width, and top and bottom margins resolve
>   # against the containing block’s height. Unlike blocks, block-axis
>   # margins do not resolve against the inline dimension of their
>   # containing block.
> 
> I think this resolves the issue?

Yes, that clarifies it -- thanks!

I did notice one typo in your new text quoted above, though -
"containing’s block" wants to be "containing block’s".

~Daniel
Received on Tuesday, 10 November 2015 06:52:32 UTC

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