W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-style@w3.org > November 2015

[css-sizing] Behavior with resolving a max-width: 100% against min-content

From: Christian Biesinger <cbiesinger@google.com>
Date: Wed, 18 Nov 2015 12:35:22 -0500
Message-ID: <CAPTJ0XFSRLc3CVLg0X4ALnQqFimbpDCWApAo-=um3PFaizCGqA@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Hi there!

Have a question prompted by http://crbug.com/294195

Basically, we have a parent with "width: min-content;" and a child
with "max-width: 100%;".

Now, normally an intrinsic width like that would be considered
indefinite, and therefore the max-width should also be indefinite. But
in this case, we're talking about widths, which are normally definite.

So... should this be treated as max-width: fill-available or as
max-width: none? And what should fill-available be in this

Received on Wednesday, 18 November 2015 17:36:10 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 25 March 2022 10:08:58 UTC