W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-style@w3.org > August 2014

Re: [css4-text] text-align: auto

From: Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz>
Date: Wed, 06 Aug 2014 13:04:39 +0200
Message-ID: <53E20BC7.9040300@kosek.cz>
To: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>, Lea Verou <lea@verou.me>
CC: Christoph P??per <christoph.paeper@crissov.de>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On 3.8.2014 0:06, Brad Kemper wrote:
> Actually, what I'd really like for that is decimal alignment on the numbers, and a secondary alignment choice for how all the text and numbers align after the numbers are lined up (that is, where to put the left over space of the widest numbers or of the text, after you've lined up the decimals). 

Then you will need property which will define alignment character,
because not all locales use "." as a decimal separator.

However the same feature char="align" from HTML4
(http://www.w3.org/TR/html401/struct/tables.html#h-11.3.2) was never
implemented in browsers, AFAIK.


  Jirka Kosek      e-mail: jirka@kosek.cz      http://xmlguru.cz
       Professional XML consulting and training services
  DocBook customization, custom XSLT/XSL-FO document processing
 OASIS DocBook TC member, W3C Invited Expert, ISO JTC1/SC34 rep.
    Bringing you XML Prague conference    http://xmlprague.cz

Received on Wednesday, 6 August 2014 11:05:13 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 25 March 2022 10:08:45 UTC