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Re: text-overflow:ellipsis and text-overflow:<string> need to truncate bidi text logically

From: Aharon (Vladimir) Lanin <aharon@google.com>
Date: Thu, 27 Jun 2013 11:04:36 +0300
Message-ID: <CA+FsOYbKTFptDDQ1FSHpvqQ2jaBX8Zsn5wfFFWW-GBstFSKf-Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Robert O'Callahan" <robert@ocallahan.org>
Cc: Matitiahu Allouche <matitiahu.allouche@gmail.com>, W3C style mailing list <www-style@w3.org>, "public-i18n-bidi@w3.org" <public-i18n-bidi@w3.org>, "www-international@w3.org" <www-international@w3.org>
I know, but the spec also seems to say to use visual truncation. In for a
dime, in for a dollar :-)


On Thu, Jun 27, 2013 at 3:22 AM, Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>wrote:

> On Thu, Jun 27, 2013 at 2:24 AM, Aharon (Vladimir) Lanin <
> aharon@google.com> wrote:
>
>> BTW, in this approach, it only makes sense to give the ellipsis the same
>> style as the first truncated character.
>>
>
> The spec currently says "The ellipsis is styled and baseline-aligned
> according to the block."
>
> Rob
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