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Re: [css3-text] alternate name for line-break: newspaper

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Sun, 02 Jan 2011 15:05:44 -0500
Message-ID: <4D20DA98.3000702@inkedblade.net>
To: Koji Ishii <kojiishi@gluesoft.co.jp>
CC: John Hudson <tiro@tiro.com>, Christoph Päper <christoph.paeper@crissov.de>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On 12/31/2010 04:00 AM, Koji Ishii wrote:
> It's saying "line-break: loose", not "line: loose", so I'm not sure how many
> East Asians, the users of this property, would think the way you worried about.
> "lax" is also fine with me, but I wonder if others would agree with it, as
> some didn't like "relaxed" either.

I'll note that lax tends to have negative connotations.

> Yet another proposal to solve your trouble: how about renaming the property name
> to "prohibit-line-break" or "prohibit-break"? I hope "loose" would make sense
> then, wouldn't it?

I don't think we should be renaming either the property or the two values
'normal' and 'strict' if we can reasonably avoid it.

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