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Re: Issue with legend content wrapping to fieldset width?

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Sat, 10 Jan 2004 10:39:10 +0000 (GMT)
Message-Id: <200401101039.i0AAdAj06224@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

> >Using CSS, i have specified widths for the paragraphs used as labels
* for form controls and also fieldsets and legends as they are used so
* that all content is 100% of the screen width.

Fieldset was inherited into HTML from pre-existing GUI toolkits; its
basically a form control and many implementations make use of the native
implementation of form controls (which is generally a good thing for
users as it results in consistent behaviour across all applications on
the machine).
Received on Saturday, 10 January 2004 06:12:36 UTC

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