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Re: [css3-ui] questioning "ellipsis may occur at a text wrap opportunity" (Issue 76)

From: Dean Jackson <dino@apple.com>
Date: Sat, 21 Feb 2015 21:31:56 +1100
Cc: "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>, Tantek Çelik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>
Message-Id: <CB0966A8-70C9-4F3A-9E86-0337FB8893E1@apple.com>
To: Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>

> On 21 Feb 2015, at 1:04 pm, Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net> wrote:
> 
> 
>> On 21 Feb 2015, at 04:29, Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com> wrote:
>> 
>> On Thu, Feb 19, 2015 at 5:24 PM, Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net> wrote:
>>> As for browsers already doing it in some cases, do you have a TC or something showing it? I haven't seen it, and I'd like to.
>> 
>> I don't have a test-case, but I recall Dean talking about it, so
>> perhaps one of the Apple browsers does it in some situations?
> 
> I do remember Dean speaking about this, but I think he was saying this is something they would support, not something they already did. Dean, did I misunderstand?

You're right Florian. We don't support this, but would like to.

We do have a proprietary property for going to ellipsis after a given number of lines, but that doesn't control the intra-line placing of the ellipsis.

We'd probably welcome any standardization of features in this area.

Dean
Received on Saturday, 21 February 2015 10:32:32 UTC

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