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[whatwg] table 'frames' attribute

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 4 May 2009 22:05:18 +0000 (UTC)
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0905042204450.7824@hixie.dreamhostps.com>
On Mon, 4 May 2009, fantasai wrote:
>
> Section 10.2.6, i.e. The XHTML syntax: Rendering: Punctuation and decoration
> contains some style rules for handling the [rules] and [frames] attributes
> of the <table> element. I haven't reviewed it all in detail but this part
> 
>   table[frames=void] > tr > td, table[frames=void] > tr > th,
>   table[frames=above] > tr > td, table[frames=above] > tr > th,
>   table[frames=below] > tr > td, table[frames=below] > tr > th,
>   ...
>   table[frames=border] > tfoot > tr > td, table[frames=border] > tfoot > tr >
> th {
>     border-style: solid;
>   }
> 
> is certainly wrong both per spec (HTML4) and implementation. It should be
> removed.

Could you elaborate on how it is wrong?

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