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Re: [css-text-4] text-wrap:balance take 2

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 10:15:57 -0800
Message-ID: <CAAWBYDCH22xTLO+hmUwuNgX9o3hY0L1-=mops=jQJ0Rv_cZ3HA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Randy Edmunds <redmunds@adobe.com>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>, Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>, Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com>
On Tue, Jan 27, 2015 at 10:11 AM, Randy Edmunds <redmunds@adobe.com> wrote:
>>Is text-wrap:balance meant to do nothing if the text is justified, as all lines are already equalized
>>by a different mean, or should this be applied before justification kicks in? I think the later would
>>be better, but I don't think that's what the text implies.
>
> text-wrap:balance only affects where the line breaks and justifying text only effects word alignment, so these should be independent.

In other words, I think you'd balance first, then justify.  This
should probably be clarified in the text, to make things obvious.

~TJ
Received on Tuesday, 27 January 2015 18:16:44 UTC

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