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[css-flexbox] 'order' should not apply to abspos children of a flexbox #1439

Loirooriol opened this Issue May 22, 2017 · 2 comments


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Loirooriol commented May 22, 2017

CSS Flexbox defines order as

Applies to: flex items and absolutely-positioned children of flex containers

However, per WG resolution, abspos children of a flexbox no longer respond to the order property, see e0a384b and

So unless I'm missing something, order should no longer apply to them.


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fantasai commented Jul 18, 2017

Fixed, thanks! (How did you catch this? You're amazing.)


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Loirooriol commented Jul 18, 2017

Thanks! I caught this because becoming the 2nd flexbox answerer at Stack Overflow made me familiarized with the spec, so I knew order applied to abspos children. And when I was searching something unrelated in the changes section, I noticed that wasn't supposed to happen anymore.

@fantasai fantasai added this to the Published css-flexbox-1 2017-10-19 milestone Mar 29, 2018

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