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[whatwg] Tables, headers and bodies

From: Nils Dagsson Moskopp <nils@dieweltistgarnichtso.net>
Date: Mon, 2 Apr 2012 05:10:51 +0200
Message-ID: <20120402051051.76750189@desudesudesu>
Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky at MIT.EDU> schrieb am Sun, 01 Apr 2012 20:39:48
-0400:

> On 4/1/12 4:43 PM, Nils Dagsson Moskopp wrote:
> > Jose Fandos<iaminlondon at gmail.com>  schrieb am Sun, 1 Apr 2012
> > 21:15:10 +0100:
> >
> >> Can anyone point to any discussions about table headers and table
> >> bodies and how to deal with having a fixed header and a scrollable
> >> body?
> >
> > Did you try ?overflow: scroll? and a fixed height on<tbody>
> > elements?
> 
> Nils, did you?

I didn't and got caught. How very disappointing of me.

> It doesn't work, and the CSS spec explicitly says that it should not 
> work at the moment.

However, according to a comment on the relevant WebKit bug, the CSS
basic box model working draft does imply overflow behaviour on table
boxes <https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3239#c17>.

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Nils Dagsson Moskopp // erlehmann
<http://dieweltistgarnichtso.net>
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