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Re: [css-grid][css-align] Default alignment of grid tracks

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Tue, 19 Jan 2016 13:05:14 -0800
To: Javier Fernandez <jfernandez@igalia.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, Rossen Atanassov <Rossen.Atanassov@microsoft.com>, Rachel Andrew <rachelandrewuk@gmail.com>
Message-ID: <569EA50A.9090407@inkedblade.net>
On 10/02/2015 04:50 PM, Javier Fernandez wrote:
> Hi,
>
> On 10/03/2015 12:19 AM, fantasai wrote:>
>> The CSS Alignment spec says that for 'align-content'
>>    * for flex lines, the initial behavior is stretch
>>    * for grid tracks, the initial behavior is start
>>
>> This is somewhat inconsistent, and I was wondering if we
>> should change the initial value for grid tracks to match
>> flexbox, i.e. be 'stretch' as well. Note this would only
>> affect 'auto'-sized grid tracks.
>
> Well, I also found that inconsistency kind of weird, which led to a more
> complicated implementation indeed, although nothing impossible to do,
> though. If there is no special reason to keep this different behavior,
> I'd rather simplifying it using 'stretch' for both.

The WG resolved on this, yay. ^_^
   https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2016Jan/0031.html
The Alignment ED has been updated. Hope to publish a new WD shortly, too.

~fantasai
Received on Tuesday, 19 January 2016 21:05:49 UTC

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