Re: HTML 3.2 and TABLE ALIGN attribute

Walter Ian Kaye (walter@natural-innovations.com)
Thu, 23 Jan 1997 15:05:16 -0800


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Date: Thu, 23 Jan 1997 15:05:16 -0800
To: www-html@www10.w3.org
From: Walter Ian Kaye <walter@natural-innovations.com>
Subject: Re: HTML 3.2 and TABLE ALIGN attribute

At 10:21p +0100 01/23/97, Arnoud "Galactus" Engelfriet wrote:

 > >    with <P ALIGN ..> too, because, IMHO table should never have been
 > >    defined as block element, you should be able to have it inline).
 >
 > But then it would be possible to have block-level elements inside
 > a text-level element (for example, H1 is permitted inside TD). This
 > would confuse the hell out of non-table supporting browsers.

Why would that confuse them? The table tags would just be ignored.

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