.css-truncate will shorten text with an ellipsis. The maximum width of the truncated text can be changed by overriding the max-width of the .css-truncate-target.
This repository is a module of the full primer repository.
$ npm install --save primer-truncate
The source files included are written in Sass (
scss) You can simply point your sass
include-path at your
node_modules directory and import it like this.
You can also import specific portions of the module by importing those partials from the
/lib/ folder. Make sure you import any requirements along with the modules.
For a compiled css version of this module, a npm script is included that will output a css version to
build/build.css The built css file is also included in the npm package.
$ npm run build
.css-truncate will shorten text with an ellipsis. The maximum width of the truncated text can be changed by overriding the max-width of
.css-truncate-target. Unless the full text is so long that it affects performace, always add
title to the truncated element so the full text can still be seen.
You can reveal the entire string on hover with the addition of