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Re: [CSS Text/G.C. for P.M.] Hyphenation & ligatures

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 24 Feb 2009 13:00:10 +0100
Message-ID: <18851.57674.555628.83838@opera.com>
To: Jonathan Kew <jonathan@jfkew.plus.com>
Cc: thomas <thomas.bsd@gmail.com>, WWW Style <www-style@w3.org>
Also sprach Jonathan Kew:

 > > normal or old-style digits, a
 > > simple bullet or an ornament? CSS provides no way to give it a hint.
 > 
 > This is true, and it's an area where CSS needs enhancement. There have  
 > been some previous discussions (look in the archives for threads on  
 > "advanced font features"), but further work is needed.

Here's a proposal:

  http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2008Jan/0380.html

I think it holds up quite well, except that the value should be "small-caps":

  http://www.w3.org/Style/Group/css2-src/fonts.html#propdef-font-variant

Cheers,

-h&kon
              Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
howcome@opera.com                  http://people.opera.com/howcome
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