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Re: FW: NoWrap property

From: Robert O'Callahan <robert@ocallahan.org>
Date: Tue, 9 Dec 2008 10:12:54 +1300
Message-ID: <11e306600812081312r76210c84v8ca54d5224b31fa5@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Alex Mogilevsky" <alexmog@microsoft.com>
Cc: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, "Bjoern Hoehrmann" <derhoermi@gmx.net>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
On Tue, Dec 9, 2008 at 9:22 AM, Alex Mogilevsky <alexmog@microsoft.com>wrote:

>
> That is one way to look at it.
>
> Another is to say "text within <nowrap> loses its wrapping capabilities".
> That would greatly simplify boundary issues. It would make
> <nowrap>_space_</nowrap> behave as non-breaking space which may sometimes be
> surprising but logical and consistent.
>

These aren't mutually exclusive, see my previous message. In Gecko we have
your preferred behaviour for spaces and fantasai's preferred behaviour for
other characters.

Rob
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