ext-overflow emulation and gradient overflow
- The «overflow» effect is visible only if there is something to hide (so, there wouldn’t be a case when there is an overlayed gradient that hides a part of text, that would be visible whole anyway).
- Also, you can add a
titleattribute to a block, that would appear only when something is hidden.
- You can use this method starting from the IE7 (however, I hadn’t optimise it for this experiment, so barely only title would be visible)
Resize the browser’s window to see the switching of overflow effect.
Thanks to Fev for the illustration.