Re: Table Syntax (was Re: some more interesting effects ...)

Dave Raggett (dsr@w3.org)
Wed, 16 Apr 1997 19:58:09 -0400 ()


Date: Wed, 16 Apr 1997 19:58:09 -0400 ()
From: Dave Raggett <dsr@w3.org>
To: "Robert Rothenburg 'Walking-Owl'" <WlkngOwl@unix.asb.com>
cc: Simone Demmel <neko@greenie.muc.de>, www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: Table Syntax (was Re: some more interesting effects ...)
In-Reply-To: <199704161743.NAA26271@unix.asb.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.WNT.3.95.970416195644.-68523g-100000@holly.w3.org>

On Wed, 16 Apr 1997, Robert Rothenburg 'Walking-Owl' wrote:

> The table specs I've seen say there are no end tags for <tr> and 
> <td>, as the next occurrance of one implies the end of another, and 
> to embed tables you'd use another <table>...</table>.

You should always include the start tag <TR> for each table row,
but you can choose to omit the </tr> end tag, as you can for
the </td> and </th> elements.

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