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Re: Too much cleanup

From: Mike Bridge <bridge@gsnet.com>
Date: Fri, 24 Mar 2000 11:46:32 -0600
To: "Patrick T. Rourke" <ptrourke@mediaone.net>, html-tidy@w3.org
Message-ID: <OF17E207EB.B6A38A76-ON86256889.006220BE@rfdinc.com>

Hi-

Ah, that seems to work well.  Thanks!

-Mike

On Thu, Feb 17, 2000 at 10:32:47PM -0500, Patrick T. Rourke wrote:
> Mike,
>
> I use Tidy in HTML-Kit, and when it's set to indent, it places the
beginning
> of the <img > tag on the same line as the preceeding line precisely to
avoid
> this problem.
>
> PTRourke
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Mike Bridge" <bridge@gsnet.com>
> To: <html-tidy@w3.org>
> Sent: Thursday, February 17, 2000 7:26 PM
> Subject: Too much cleanup
>
>
> > We are looking at creating an XHTML version of our HTML and I
> > was trying out html-tidy.  It looks very cool, but the one
> > problem I see is that I can't find a way to limit the layout formatting
> > of the resulting page.  Specifically, I would like it not to touch
> > the indenting/linebreaking scheme that's already there.  Our web
> > designer informs me that this will create subtle browser-specific
> > formatting problems, for example, closing and opening TR and
> > TD tags must be on the same line when they enclose adjoining images,
> > otherwise browsers will put some extra space between the cells,
> > e.g.
> >
> > <table some options...>
> >    <tr><td><img src="whatever.jpg"></td><td><img src="somethign
> else"></td>> >    </tr>
> > </table>
> >
> > instead of
> >
> > <table some options...>
> >   <tr>
> >     <td>
> >        <img src="whatever.jpg">
> >     </td>
> >     <td>
> >        <img src="somethign else"></td>> >   <tr>
> >   ...
> >   </tr>
> > </table>
> >
> >
> > Is there any way to do this in html-tidy, or is it possible
> > to add an option to do this?
> >
> > Thanks!
> >
> > -Mike
> >
> > --
> > Mike Bridge <bridge@gsnet.com>
> > System Administrator
> > Global Sourcing Network
> >

--
Mike Bridge <bridge@gsnet.com>
System Administrator
Global Sourcing Network
Received on Friday, 24 March 2000 13:12:50 GMT

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