Re: HTML Streaming

Peter Flynn (pflynn@imbolc.ucc.ie)
27 Aug 1997 17:11:39 +0100


Date: 27 Aug 1997 17:11:39 +0100
From: Peter Flynn <pflynn@imbolc.ucc.ie>
To: jptxs@idt.net
Cc: www-html@w3.org
Message-id: <199708271611.RAA27603@imbolc.ucc.ie>
Subject: Re: HTML Streaming

> might there be some way to pass column and row width to the browser so that
> these pieces of text can be displayed on the fly?  my guess is that simply
> setting the widths and hieghts would not be enough, but perhaps there is
> some CSS hoop to jump through that might allow this?

There already is: colwidth and a load of other stuff. But most browsers
ignore it because it's hardware-specific: in pixels and therefore not
very portable.

///Peter