Most offices had the day off due to Easter so this update is limited
to the SFO, MTV and NYC offices.
Updates since last meeting (on Monday, March 30th):
Performance Tracking (benjhayden)
- About to land a LayoutMetric rewrite that should give more details.
- Started working on LayoutAnalyzer UMA histograms after discussion
Scrolling (skobes) [crbug.com/417782]
- Fixed a positioning bug affecting scrollToAnchor.
Measure API (jchaffraix)
- Started thinking about the grand block layout refactoring and smaller
cleanup tasks that can be done in parallel.
Flexbox (cbiesinger) [crbug.com/426898]
- Working on positioning of position: absolute elements.
- Working on importing w3c test suite for flexbox.
Blink componentization (pilgrim) [crbug.com/428284]
- Started working on moving clipboard from core to modules.
Text (kojii, wjmaclean, eae, rune)
- Removed incorrect optimization for fixed-pitch fonts. (eae)
- Renamed SurrogatePairAwareTextIterator to UTF16TextIterator and added
support for multi character glyphs which was previously handled separately. (eae)
- Removed canHaveGeneratedChildren from RenderObject and turned it into
a static function. (pilgrim)