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Re: [css-pseudo][css-ui] Allow to control selection width related to letter-spacing

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Wed, 3 Feb 2016 01:11:44 -0800
To: Sebastian Zartner <sebastianzartner@gmail.com>, Jonathan Kew <jfkthame@gmail.com>
Cc: public-html@w3.org, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <56B1C450.7000304@inkedblade.net>
On 02/03/2016 01:04 AM, Sebastian Zartner wrote:
>
> Reading https://bugzil.la/125390 I realized that this is obviously a long-standing issue.
>
> As the behavior is obviously discussed controversially, what about introducing some keywords to the syntax to control the
> behavior? E.g. something like this:
>
> letter-spacing: [ normal | <length> ] [ inside || [ outside | inline-start | inline-end ] ]?
>
> This should cover all use cases. And according to the currently defined behavior of "Letter-spacing must not be applied at the
> beginning or at the end of a line." the default value would map to inside.

That is *not* going to help anything get implemented faster. :)

We're pretty confident of the correct behavior here, just have to
wait for it to be implemented.

~fantasai
Received on Wednesday, 3 February 2016 09:12:36 UTC

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