ISSUE-142: Does box-ordinal-group change drawing order?

Does box-ordinal-group change drawing order?

CSS3 Flexbox
Raised by:
Alex Mogilevsky
Opened on:

Does ordinal-group change drawing order

Option 1
Draw strictly in source order

Option 2
Draw in ordinal order, then in source order Note

Option 2 is easier to implement, but it needs to provide an update to Appendix E
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Resolved @FTF: Option2

Flexbox children are rendered in order of ordinal groups (a.k.a. box tree order). Appendix E may or may not need an update (if it is defined to refer to "box tree" it automatically requires to render in ordinal group order).

Alex Mogilevsky, 25 Aug 2010, 09:26:35

RESOLVED: order does affect the painting order

Elika Etemad, 19 Jan 2013, 01:14:00

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