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Re: [Fwd: Table for layout]

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 27 Jul 2000 09:12:05 -0500
Message-ID: <39804335.77E19268@w3.org>
To: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
CC: site-comments@w3.org


Ian Jacobs wrote:
> 
> Dan Connolly wrote:
> >
> > Could we please have a little disclaimer/note about why we
> > used tables for layout on the home page?
> 
> Does my message to site-comments on this topic count [1]?

The text is good, but it's not sufficiently visible.
I'm asking for a little

	"why we used tables for layout..."
or
	"what? tables for layout?"

link down at the bottom of the home page.

> > I think that calling us "hypocritical" is unfair. I am not
> > excited about using a table for layout, believe me. Our
> > experiments with trying to design a page that used floats
> > and worked across different browsers on different platforms
> > failed.
[...]
[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/site-comments/2000Jul/0040.html


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