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Re: vague thought - grid tag

From: David Dorward <david@dorward.me.uk>
Date: Thu, 4 Dec 2003 16:14:29 +0000
Message-Id: <F0091613-2674-11D8-958E-000A957E4F00@dorward.me.uk>
Cc: <www-html@w3.org>
To: "Stephen Brooks" <sb@stephenbrooks.org>


On 4 Dec 2003, at 16:08, Stephen Brooks wrote:

> --[This is a job for CSS, possibly something like:  html { display: 
> table; }
> html > body { display: table-row; }  html > body > section { display:
> table-cell; }]--
>
> Sorry - my mistake.  I thought those things were only in CSS3 and 
> weren't
> supported by most browsers!  Now I look they are in CSS2...  Thanks 
> for the
> help.

In CSS 2, but not supported by MSIE. However, lack of support for a 
perfectly good and appropriate technology isn't a good reason to try to 
duplicate that functionality in another technology which has an 
entirely different purpose.


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David Dorward
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Received on Thursday, 4 December 2003 11:18:03 GMT

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