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Re: Displaying an ellipsis on the last visible line of a block that overflows vertically

From: Marat Tanalin <mtanalin@yandex.ru>
Date: Sun, 27 Oct 2013 14:39:36 +0400
To: "robert@ocallahan.org" <robert@ocallahan.org>, www-style <www-style@w3.org>
Message-Id: <433301382870376@web12m.yandex.ru>
27.10.2013, 05:57, "Robert O'Callahan" <robert@ocallahan.org>:
> I've had two requests for this just in the last week.
> Seems to me it would be easy to add a 'text-overflow-last' property with the same values as text-overflow. When a block has text-overflow-last not 'clip', and its 'overflow' is not 'visible', and it has one or more lines overflowing vertically, the last line that fully fits in the block (or the first line, if there is no line that fully fits in the block) gets an overflow indicator according to the value of 'text-overflow-last' and the content of any later lines is hidden as if they're clipped out. If a line gets a text-overflow-last indicator, it cannot also get a text-overflow indicator.
> Rob

FWIW, here is a directly related proposal by me:

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