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Re: W3C Home Page layout

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 11 Oct 2000 09:27:21 -0400
Message-ID: <39E46AB9.5874DF0E@w3.org>
To: John Thomson <John@SHAL.ORG>
CC: "'site-comments@w3.org'" <site-comments@w3.org>
John Thomson wrote:
> 
> I was disappointed to see you had laid out your home page using tables.
> 
> I thought you deprecated this practice.
> 
> John Thomson

Hi John,

We tried to use other solutions for horizontal layout (refer to previous
email on this [1], [2]) and had no luck. We look forward to user agent
support for style sheets so that we can eliminate the table. We
constructed
the page carefully so that it linearizes well. 

 - Ian


[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/site-comments/2000Jul/0040.html
[2] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/site-comments/2000Aug/0041.html
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