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Re: [CSS3 Text] Removal of text-overflow

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Wed, 24 Aug 2005 23:00:55 -0400
Message-ID: <430D3467.7010502@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@w3.org

Anne van Kesteren wrote:
> Quoting Brad Fults <bfults@gmail.com>:
>> 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?
> The previous draft of the CSS 3 Text Module had several issues that have been
> pointed out by fantasai on the www-style mailing list after which she became
> an invited expert to work on the draft.
> At a guess I think she just did not get around checking those properties and 
> specifying them before the new draft was released.

Or rather, I decided to release a new draft before completing everything since
it's best, imho, to get feedback on existing parts sooner rather than later.

Maybe I should have added a few exclamation points to the Status heading or

> I certainly hope text-overflow:ellipsis will be added back which has already
> one implementation and is quite useful.

It will certainly be added back in, with some changes based on Dave Hyatt's
feedback from the previous CR.

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