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Re: [css4-text] text-align: auto

From: Christoph Päper <christoph.paeper@crissov.de>
Date: Fri, 1 Aug 2014 14:53:08 +0200
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To: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
François REMY <francois.remy.dev@outlook.com>:

>> Spreadsheet applications support automatic text alignment in cells.
>> That means numeric values are right-aligned and everything else is
>> left-aligned (or rather start-aligned). This is the default behavior.
> 
> To my knowledge, no platform ever featured this kind of "automatic" text-alignement built-in.

What do you mean by “platform”? How are spreadsheet applications not a “platform”?

> I believe CSS should not deal with the business logic of a particular app. 

CSS should make authoring easy.
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