W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-style@w3.org > March 2016

[css-text] Shaping for break-all/word-break

From: Koji Ishii <kojiishi@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 8 Mar 2016 11:19:09 +0900
Message-ID: <CAN9ydbX6vhOb9+ePyp99Tx=19=Arun3tFAPYGbYeOyqw_5yWag@mail.gmail.com>
To: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Two people read the text differently, so the clarification appreciated.

Both word-wrap/overflow-wrap: break-word[1] and word-break: break-all[2]

> Shaping characters are still shaped as if the word were not broken.


> When shaping scripts such as Arabic are allowed to break within words due
to break-all, the characters must still be shaped as if the word were not

One read these text as after a word was broken, each broken part is
reshaped as if it is a word.

The other read as after a word was broken, the reshape must not occur.

Which is correct?

[1] https://drafts.csswg.org/css-text-3/#valdef-overflow-wrap-break-word
[2] https://drafts.csswg.org/css-text-3/#valdef-word-break-break-all

Received on Tuesday, 8 March 2016 02:19:59 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 25 March 2022 10:09:01 UTC