Android :: AppWidget Layout Troubles With Ellipsize

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I'm writing an app-widget that displays some numbers, each with label in front of it.

The layout looks like this:

.-----------------------------.
| Label1 | AAAAAAAAAAA |
| LongerLabelLabel2 | BBBBBBB |
| LongLabel3 | CCCCCCCCCC |
'-----------------------------'

There is one outer (vertical) LinearLayout, and each row is a horizontal LinearLayout with two TextViews.

The problem is that the numbers get ellipsized if the width of the label and the number is too wide for the widget. I want the labels to get ellipsized.

The above situation for instance, would end up like this:

.-----------------------------.
| Label1 | AAAAAAAAAAA |
| LongerLabelLabel2 | BBBB... |
| LongLabel3 | CCCCCCCCCC |
'-----------------------------'

instead of the desired

.---------------------------.
| Label1 | AAAAAAAAAAA |
| LongerLabelL... | BBBBBBB |
| LongLabel3 | CCCCCCCCCC |
'---------------------------'

I can't for my life figure out how to solve this. Any help is appreciated.

My current layout is the following:

CODE:...................

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