Re: HTML Streaming

Liam Quinn (liam@htmlhelp.com)
Tue, 26 Aug 1997 22:37:55 -0400


Message-Id: <3.0.3.32.19970826223755.008d0a80@undergrad.math.uwaterloo.ca>
Date: Tue, 26 Aug 1997 22:37:55 -0400
To: Jordan Reiter <jreiter@mail.slc.edu>
From: Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com>
Cc: www-html@w3.org
In-Reply-To: <l03110704b02900866b68@[198.77.183.197]>
Subject: Re: HTML Streaming

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At 09:56 PM 26/08/97 -0400, Jordan Reiter wrote:
>At 11:33 PM -0000 8/26/97, Peter Flynn wrote:
>>Unfortunately, now that the everyone's using TABLE to align stuff,
>>browsers CANNOT display-as-they-go, because they need to receive
>>everything in the table before they can work out the widths. Width
>>attributes on images help this, but do not entirely solve the
>>problem. HTML has all the elements needed to do it (eg COLSPEC) but
>>the browsers don't seem to do anything with them.
>
>It would also be great if there could be some way, *any* way, through CSS
>or a new HTML entity (heck, let's just add another one, why don't we) 
that
>permits multi-columns.

See <http://www.w3.org/TR/NOTE-css-potential#pgfId=1037998>.

>I don't know the address for the CSS mailing list

www-style@w3.org

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