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Re: nesting colgroup and rowgroups (PR#7881)

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 06 Apr 2006 00:08:12 +0200
To: "Shane McCarron" <shane@aptest.com>
Cc: "Shane McCarron" <xhtml2-issues@mn.aptest.com>, jimjjewett@gmail.com, www-html-editor@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.s7j2fyxp64w2qv@id-c0020.oslo.opera.com>

On Wed, 05 Apr 2006 20:31:16 +0200, Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>  
wrote:
> Yes - tbody, thead, and tfoot are implicit row groups - and are  
> discussed as such in HTML 4.  However, there is no way to explicitly  
> create arbitrary rowgroup collections other than these, which have  
> fairly hard-coded semantics.  At least, I think they do.

Given that you can have multiple <tbody> elements I think that's a pretty  
arbitrary way to group rows. When such a group of rows happens to be a  
footer or header you use <tfoot> and <thead> instead...


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Anne van Kesteren
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