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Re: [css3-ui] text-overflow: ellipsis and :hover

From: Philippe Wittenbergh <ph.wittenbergh@l-c-n.com>
Date: Fri, 1 Jul 2011 13:50:51 +0900
Cc: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, robert@ocallahan.org, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-Id: <DB639385-B5CE-4D86-AA16-F7144961F784@l-c-n.com>
To: Tantek Çelik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>

On Jul 1, 2011, at 1:27 PM, Tantek Çelik wrote:

>> This is the best behavior imo, as the ellipsis is "generated content",
>> and generated content generally doesn't participate in mouse events
>> beyond the interaction pseudoclasses that CSS defines.
> Thanks RoC and Tab, I have updated the spec accordingly to explicitly
> note that ellipsing must not affect dispatching of pointer events.
> http://dev.w3.org/csswg/css3-ui/#text-overflow

Thanks for clarifying this !

I've filed a bug against Webkit to have them bring their implementation in line with this

Philippe Wittenbergh
Received on Friday, 1 July 2011 04:51:21 UTC

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