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Re: See if future CSS command available ?

From: Linss, Peter <peter.linss@hp.com>
Date: Tue, 15 Jun 2010 19:38:13 +0000
To: Gordon Stewart <gordonisnz@gmail.com>
CC: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <FD593998-37B9-48E6-A158-F19689F38F84@hp.com>
What you're looking for is called a leader, and it's already part of CSS3 Generated Content for Paged Media, see:
http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-gcpm/#leaders

Peter

On Jun 14, 2010, at 10:41 PM, Gordon Stewart wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> Is there a website with a brief listing of future CSS development / commands ?
> 
> Basically the display / table-cell command
> 
> is there a way to have the 'text' normal, but after the last word, &
> to the end of the line, is there a way to underline it - or put some
> kind of styling in it (but NOT the words/text itself)
> 
> 
> IE
> 
> 
> CELL 1 - 1st line of long text more text here
> 2nd line short text ......................................... CELL 2
> 
> Ie you can have a long piece of text in 1 cell, & 1-2 words on a 2nd
> line, & you'll have a row of dots (or some other styling) - from the
> last word - to the next cell..
> 
> Of course, without counting characters & without putting each
> character as fixed-width etc...
> 
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> G
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> 
> 
Received on Tuesday, 15 June 2010 19:40:01 GMT

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