I've got a bunch of iOSCustomTableCells in use. There's no sizing values available for these so at first I just copied one to the next to keep them all about the same width (though the height varies). This "just seems to work" when they're added to an iOSTable; i.e. they just seem to fit.
But what I've now noticed is that there seems to be some sort of resizing going on. If an iOSCustomTableCell "real estate" is a bit tight for space, and I drag it out to make it wider, it still fits in the iOSTable as before but the controls are now a different size (e.g. iOSTextFields are wider than before). The margins are still the same due to auto-layout. So on the one hand this seems completely right as I'm using auto-layout to anchor the controls, so they should resize. But are they re-sizing or is the scale somehow changing?
What I'd like to know is: what is the correct size to make an iOSCustomTableCell so that you can predict how it's going to fit inside an iOSTable? Now that I've resized some of my iOSCustomTableCells and I've got more room to play with, what's the limit on this resizing? Should I be doing this at all?
This is difficult to explain and probably difficult to answer unless you've done a bit of work with iOSCustomTableCells to roll your own customised iOSTable and then perhaps this will make some sense? If it does, please tell me what you do! :)