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Re: Line Breaking Properties and the inline box model

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 01 Nov 2005 17:22:31 +0100
To: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.szkk3ttd64w2qv@id-c0020.oslo.opera.com>

On Tue, 01 Nov 2005 16:57:34 +0100, Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>  
>   <span>ABC </span>]
> ... and the SPAN element has a 'border'. Is line-breaking allowed? I  
> assume it is allowed when the SPAN is set to 'display:block'.

The question here really is about when the SPAN element is set to  
'display:inline'. Sorry for making that unclear.

The problem is that CSS defines certain things with regard to characters,  
like collapsing whitespace, but that Unicode has also specified a set of  
specific rules for text formatting. It is unclear how they interoperate.

Kind regards,

Anne van Kesteren

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Tuesday, 1 November 2005 16:22:40 UTC

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