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Link not wrapping in Firefox

Sent by Curtis Clark on 26 November 2004 18:06


on 2004-11-26 09:49 Jukka K. Korpela wrote:
> But even when "hidden"
> with CSS, the URLs causes problems e.g. to people using speech browsers
> that use the HTML source as such, instead of reading screen content
> (it's particularly boring to listen to long URLs).

We all know by now, though, that most of the commonly used screen 
readers obey display: none, much to the chagrin of the first generation 
of image replacement techniques.

> In principle, a better approach would be to use CSS to generate text that
> will appear in print but is not present as normal content. But this is
> feasible only when you don't need to consider IE, which does not support
> the constructs needed (mainly generated content). 

Indeed.

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