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Backup of Devon Govett's ellipsis plugin for jQuery
/*
* MIT LICENSE
* Copyright (c) 2009-2011 Devon Govett.
*
* Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated
* documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation
* the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software,
* and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:
*
* The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions
* of the Software.
*
* THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO
* THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE
* AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT,
* TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.
*/
(function($) {
$.fn.ellipsis = function(enableUpdating){
var s = document.documentElement.style;
if (!('textOverflow' in s || 'OTextOverflow' in s)) {
return this.each(function(){
var el = $(this);
if(el.css("overflow") == "hidden"){
var originalText = el.html();
var w = el.width();
var t = $(this.cloneNode(true)).hide().css({
'position': 'absolute',
'width': 'auto',
'overflow': 'visible',
'max-width': 'inherit'
});
el.after(t);
var text = originalText;
while(text.length > 0 && t.width() > el.width()){
text = text.substr(0, text.length - 1);
t.html(text + "...");
}
el.html(t.html());
t.remove();
if(enableUpdating == true){
var oldW = el.width();
setInterval(function(){
if(el.width() != oldW){
oldW = el.width();
el.html(originalText);
el.ellipsis();
}
}, 200);
}
}
});
} else return this;
};
})(jQuery);
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