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Re: [css3-text] letter-spacing examples

From: John Daggett <jdaggett@mozilla.com>
Date: Wed, 24 Jul 2013 23:30:28 -0700 (PDT)
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <2115096686.4047798.1374733827999.JavaMail.zimbra@mozilla.com>

fantasai wrote:

>> The latest draft of CSS3 Text has an example demonstrating how
>> letter-spacing affects the construction of inline boxes.  This is
>> example 12:
>>
>>    http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css-text/#letter-spacing
>>
>> Unfortunately, this example seems a little too abstract for me, I
>> think a set of simple, visual examples that illustrate individual
>> points might be better.  Here's my attempt:
>>
>>    http://people.mozilla.org/~jdaggett/tests/letterspacing-examples.html
>>
>> I also tried to highlight differences between what CSS3 Text
>> specifies and what current implementations do.  I think that's
>> important to call out.  And, man, RTL is hard...
>>
>> The illustrations use inline blocks to show the spacing so they
>> should display accurately within existing browsers.
>>
>
> These are great. I've spliced them into the text, and also
> tried tweaking the normative text to be a bit clearer based
> on some of your points in the examples. Take a look and let
> me know if anything needs further tweaking:
>    http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css-text/#letter-spacing

Looks good to me. ;)

Cheers,

John Daggett
Received on Thursday, 25 July 2013 06:30:54 UTC

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