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Re: text-decoration-skip-ink auto should continue past behavior - 30+ years of underline behavior changed by latest CSS draft

From: Ambrose LI <ambrose.li@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 11:38:21 -0500
Message-ID: <CADJvFOXt2PMrj4QsgsqCWSNhiSHWg50xkv1_kHc4AF7k586f+A@mail.gmail.com>
To: OwN-3m-All <own3mall@gmail.com>
Cc: W3C Style List <www-style@w3.org>
2018-02-21 10:33 GMT-05:00 OwN-3m-All <own3mall@gmail.com>:
> Underlined text should always have the line over all characters.
> Hanging characters should not be exempt.  If you want to change the
> default behavior of underlined text, don't force that behavior on us.
> "auto" should be "UA must draw contiguous lines without interruptions,
> even when they cross over a glyph.".  Any other behavior is
> NON-STANDARD.

Not really. Only non-standard on non-Macs, I believe. But I agree auto
should default to traditional, OS-specific behaviour.


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