Why there is no button for "justifying" text in CityDesk, like there are buttons for left/right/center alignment?
In the Olden Days (the Really Olden Days) web browsers supported left-, center-, and right-aligned, but not justified. As far as I know plain old HTML doesn't even support right-justified text; you can do it with CSS now.
If yoy want justified text (paragraphs) insert this line into your CSS document.
Plain old HTML does allow justification without resorting to CSS.
In WebObjects there are buttons for justification, and I
They Do in CSS: http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS1#text-align
Do enough people even still use browsers that don't support justified-text via CSS?
I'm mystified why anyone would want justified HTML text in the first place. Browsers don't do kerning or automatic hyphenation and microspacing like typesetting applications do. Justified text without such corrections looks ugly and is harder to read than non-justified text.
Sad but true ... mostly. Safari has an option to use ATSUI. I think Mozilla was trying to use ATSUI, too. So at least some browsers, with some configuration, can do kerning and ligatures.
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