User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0
Firefox only breaks in front of AA here:
AA<span style="white-space:nowrap">BB CC DD</span>EE
if it would need to break there if the <span ...> was absent.
With normal text, the page becomes too wide for the window.
In a table, the text which should have been wrapped will
continue into the next table column.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Visit the example URL.
2. Size the window so that paragraph 1 is broken in front of "111".
3. Size the window so that paragraph 1 is broken in front of "xxx(000".
1. Line 1, column 1 in the table extends into column 2.
2. "xxx(000" in paragraph 2 does not drop to the start of a new line.
3. paragraph 2 is broken properly.
Break the lines in front of 'xxx(<span style="white-space:nowrap">000'.
This is basically bug 101565, as far as I can see... Leaving open for now, but
I'll bet fixing that one fixes this.
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The bug is still there. Firefox 1.5 Beta 1. Leaving a note in Bug 101565.
*** Bug 322058 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
I have been responsible for investigating this bug and creating a workaround for it over at the English Wikipedia. This is the same bug as [[Bug 225946]] and probably very closely related to [[Bug 101565]] and many of the other bugs that turn up when I search for "nowrap" here.
Since it might be of help, here is our how-to guide about it at Wikipedia and a link to more info about it at the talk page:
Note, that guide is about handling line wrapping in general but those two links are directly to the sections about this Firefox bug.
The bug is still visible on my Firefox 18.104.22.168 on a WinME. ( Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win 9x 4.90; en-US; rv:22.214.171.124) Gecko/20071025 Firefox/126.96.36.199 )
David, or reporter FWIW,
can you still see the problems here? Most of the bugs here have been fixed due to architectural changes.
Please test in the latest Firefox 3 or Shiretoko/Minefield
This bug is does not occur in Firefox 3.6.17.
CLOSED per comment 7.