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[whatwg] Interaction of <wbr> and CSS white-space

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 15 Dec 2011 15:23:49 -0500
Message-ID: <4EEA5755.3080403@mit.edu>
On 12/15/11 3:10 PM, Ian Hickson wrote:
> Whether it's<wbr>  or<nobr>  that gets defined in terms that violate CSS,
> the result is the same as far as I can tell.

Fair.  We may need changes or extensions to CSS if nothing else works.

> If we make a change here it seems better to move towards just specifying
> everything in terms of CSS, e.g. as the suggestion in my last e-mail on
> this thread. The question really is whether that CSS-only solution is a
> plausible way forward or if it has problems I haven't thought of.

It seems plausible to me; we should run it by Elika.

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 15 December 2011 12:23:49 UTC

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