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Re: Proposed ::last-line and ::last-letter selectors

From: Andrés <adelfino@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 14 Aug 2006 14:56:11 -0300
Message-ID: <4d90013f0608141056t7a03b6a3n5f7f3ff1cb31586b@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-style@w3.org
You are not forced to implent it, right?

On 8/14/06, L. David Baron <dbaron@dbaron.org> wrote:
> On Monday 2006-08-14 14:41 -0300, Andrés wrote:
> > I couldn't find a way to get the functionality of those selectors;
> > plus, it would make sense to have them since we have
> > (first|child)(child|type).
>
> Strongly opposed.
>
> :first-line and :first-letter are hard enough to implement.  :last-line
> and :last-letter are even harder due to handling of incremental
> rendering and rewrapping of text, and are *not* common typographic
> effects like :first-line and :first-letter are.
>
> -David
>
> --
> L. David Baron                                <URL: http://dbaron.org/ >
>            Technical Lead, Layout & CSS, Mozilla Corporation
>
>
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Andrés Delfino
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