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Re: [css-grid] step zero in 10.5

From: Mats Palmgren <mats@mozilla.com>
Date: Tue, 12 Apr 2016 23:19:58 +0200
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <b72e0a9d-01e5-349b-317c-91f285331b08@mozilla.com>
On 2016-04-12 00:50, fantasai wrote:
> On 02/28/2016 05:32 PM, Mats Palmgren wrote:
>> I think the added "reordered together with any grid item children"
>> part adds confusion because it suggests that grid items are affected
>> by abs.pos. box order somehow (or vice versa) which isn't the case.
>> These two types of boxes can be sorted orthogonally.
> I'm not sure what "orthogonally" means here, maybe "independently"?

Yes, I meant independently.

> But no, they cannot be sorted independently: the abspos items
> interleave with the in-flow grid items in the z-order. The note
> is here to call this out...
> However, it appears that no implementation does this, so we
> should maybe remove it from the spec. ^_^ We've filed this
> as a separate issue.

Firefox implements order-modified document order for grid-aligned
abs.pos. descendants, for example:

So I'm not sure what you mean by "no implementation does this".
Can you provide a test that shows what we are doing wrong please?

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