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Re: [css-text] letter-spacing to the trailing edge of a line

From: Florian Rivoal <florian@rivoal.net>
Date: Tue, 7 Jun 2016 23:24:57 +0900
Cc: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1EED586B-25FD-444E-9D29-960C5CA40F12@rivoal.net>
To: Praveen Puglia <praveenpuglia@gmail.com>

> On Jun 7, 2016, at 20:56, Praveen Puglia <praveenpuglia@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> The spec for letter spacing in example-16 [1] mentions that
> 
> > UAs therefore must not append letter spacing to the right or trailing edge of a line:
> 
> But when I try this out on different browsers, I see that the letter-spacing is indeed applied for the last letter and for, say english, the content inside looks shifted towards the left edge. 
> 
> I am a little confused whether or not I understood the spec properly or the browser vendors have no considered it.
> 
> Here's the test case [2] with exact same results on Chrome and Firefox.

Your understanding of the specification is correct, and browsers have bugs.

 - Florian


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