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Re: Towards a better testsuite

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Fri, 15 Apr 2016 10:08:47 -0400
To: Geoffrey Sneddon <me@gsnedders.com>, Richard Ishida <ishida@w3.org>
Cc: GĂ©rard Talbot <www-style@gtalbot.org>, W3C www-style mailing list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <5710F5EF.1030809@inkedblade.net>
On 04/15/2016 01:03 AM, Geoffrey Sneddon wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 13, 2016 at 12:29 PM,  <ishida@w3.org> wrote:
>> (Btw, i'm wondering about the implications of automatically suppressing
>> blank spaces at the end of lines of content for text that is written in
>> scripts such as Japanese or Thai, where the whitespace rules may produce
>> unexpected effects if a space at the end of your line is removed.)
>
> It shouldn't, except in the face of white-space: pre, because
> otherwise "[SP][LF]" is equivalent to "[LP]".

Assuming you meant [LF] there, this is true for white-space: pre-wrap
as well.
   https://drafts.csswg.org/css-text/#white-space-phase-1

Note that there isn't such an equivalency in any tests that make sure
this actually happens correctly, though. ;)

~fantasai
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