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Re: [css3-ui] text-overflow and multicol

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Sat, 7 May 2011 08:47:35 +0200
Message-ID: <19908.60167.324179.648723@gargle.gargle.HOWL>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Also sprach fantasai:

 > During a discussion about text-overflow, someone asked what happens
 > with multi-col. It occurred to me that it might be handy to ellipse
 > lines that overflow the column rather than clipping them halfway
 > through the column gap.

It seems reasonable to allow this. But it's not specific to multicol
elements, is it? Formatters should also be allowed to do this for
normal elements, I believe.

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