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Re: [CSS3 Text] Removal of text-overflow

From: Brad Fults <bfults@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 18 Aug 2005 18:34:33 -0700
Message-ID: <1959130b05081818342a6ccd20@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-style@w3.org

I saw that right after I sent my last email.

So now the question becomes: what does "evaluated" mean? Were the
contents of the previous draft flawed in some way?

Is it more probable that these listed items will make it into the CR, or not?

Thanks.
--
Brad Fults
NeatBox

On 8/18/05, J. King <jking.web@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 18 Aug 2005 18:07:04 -0400, Brad Fults <bfults@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > I searched through the www-style archives and found only one notable
> > mention[1] of "text-overflow" which was contained in a set of comments on
> > the css3-text module working draft. I see that text-overflow (and much
> > else)
> > was a part of a previous version of the css3-text working draft[2] but is
> > now missing in the current version[3].
> >
> > Were the reasons for removal ever discussed publicly? If so, I'd
> > appreciate
> > a pointer in that direction. If not, I'd like to pose the question here.
> >
> > Thanks.
> >
> > [1] - http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2002Nov/0153
> > [2] - http://www.w3.org/TR/2003/CR-css3-text-20030514/
> > [3] - http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-text/
> >
>
> See section 8 of the current CSS3-Text:
>
>    "Many sections intended for this module are not yet represented in
> this draft. In particular,
>    the 'text-justify-trim', 'text-indent', 'text-overflow',
> 'text-decoration', 'text-transformation',
>    'punctuation-trim', 'text-autospace', 'text-shadow',
> 'hanging-punctuation', 'kerning-mode',
>    and related properties have not yet been evaulated."
>


-- 
Brad Fults
NeatBox
Received on Friday, 19 August 2005 01:34:39 GMT

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