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Re: the taleb tidye missed

From: Barney Wol <Barney.Wol@noctua.demon.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2001 14:53:17 +0100
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To: html-tidy@w3.org
>On 25 Jun 2001, at 18:58, Eric wrote:
>
> > when you look at a table you see from the browser
> > <thead>
> > <tbody>
> > <tfoot>
> >
> > so why when you write it, it goes
> > <thead>
> > <tfoot>
> > <tbody>


and Fred replied...
>The specification says
>
> > TFOOT must appear before TBODY within a TABLE definition so that
> > user agents can render the foot before receiving all of the
> > (potentially numerous) rows of data.


OK, but given that the TFOOT will only be displayed UNDER the TBODY, 
why on earth should the browser want to render it BEFORE the rows of 
data - numerous or otherwise?

	Peter


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