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Re: [css-text-3] word-break: break-all

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Wed, 21 Oct 2015 09:09:07 -0400
To: www-style@w3.org
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On 10/19/2015 05:48 AM, Koji Ishii wrote:
> So, to summary:
>
> A. Does the current spec[1] allows UA to break between e.g., "*" when UA does not in normal breaking?
>
> If yes, I'm solved.
>
> If not, can we loosen "letters" to "characters"?
>
> B. Just loosen it, and let UA devs to make proper judge for CJK use cases.
> C. Loosen it, but call out a few obvious cases of what CJK authors would expect informally.
> D. Loosen it, with explicit cases where UA should not break.
>
> My understanding is "no" to A, and I'm fine with B, C, D, or open to other proposals if any.
>
> [1] https://drafts.csswg.org/css-text-3/#valdef-word-break-break-all

I think C or D with reference to 'line-break' is probably appropriate.
Haven't looked at exact cases, though.

~fantasai
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