Anwar RizalmanFront End Web Development Techdegree Student 15,176 Points
Regarding the order of shorthand flex property
So in this video the flex-basis value is set to the second value of the flex property. The previous video about the flex property also did the same thing as assigning flex-basis to the second value in the shorthand flex property. However, in the css-tricks.com complete guide, the flex is a shorthand for flex-grow, flex-shrink and flex-basis and thus the default value is 0 1 auto.
So I assume the article on css-tricks is outdated or misinformation? Can anyone clarify me on this one?
Steven Parker171,245 Points
flex shorhand has "smart setting".
So even if you only have one or two values, if there is a unit of measurement in the value, it knows to apply it to
flex-basis, since the other values are unitless.