Re: "Brendan Martin": horizontal tabs in html

Nesta Stubbs (nesta@cynico.com)
Mon, 28 Aug 1995 22:06:48 -0500 (CDT)


Date: Mon, 28 Aug 1995 22:06:48 -0500 (CDT)
From: Nesta Stubbs <nesta@cynico.com>
To: Paul Prescod <papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Cc: Brendan Martin <brendan@dickens.com>, www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: "Brendan Martin": horizontal tabs in html
In-Reply-To: <199508282212.SAA15965@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Message-Id: <Pine.BSD.3.91.950828220600.19617A-100000@miso.wwa.com>

On Mon, 28 Aug 1995, Paul Prescod wrote:

> At 05:12 PM 8/28/95 -0400, Daniel W. Connolly wrote:
> >
> >------- Forwarded Message
> >
> >From: "Brendan Martin" <brendan@dickens.com>
> >Message-Id: <9508281252.ZM14646@dispatch.dickens.com>
> >Date: Mon, 28 Aug 1995 12:52:57 -0400
> >To: [...]
> >Subject: horizontal tabs in html
> >Mime-Version: 1.0
> >
> >I have a need to put tabs in my documents, but no browser that I have
> >used so far seems to acknowledge them.  I have used the &#09; syntax.
> 
> This question is often asked in comp.infosystems.www.authoring.html.
> I think you will find a better answer there, because this mailing
> list is not really oriented towards answering browser-specific markup
> questions.  The HTML 3.0 standard supports a <TAB> element, so the real
> question is what browsers support it?
> 
Of all the browsers I just tested, only emacs W3 supported it apparently. 


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