W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > www-style@w3.org > January 1996

Re: Inheritance of column attributes

From: Hakon Lie <howcome@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 25 Jan 1996 10:22:06 +0100
Message-Id: <199601250922.KAA06567@www4.inria.fr>
To: "Benjamin C. W. Sittler" <bsittler@mailhost.nmt.edu>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Benjamin C. W. Sittler writes:

 > For CSS to adequately express the COL/COLGROUP styling issue, it needs a 
 > way to address the nth child of an element AND a general way to address 
 > children of a mutual parent.


 > I would be quite pleased if it did, of course.

It's easy to make this change in the specification, the real question
is if anyone would implement it. CSS1 is on purpose kept simple to
make sure the threshold is low for implementors.



Hakon W Lie, W3C/INRIA, Sophia-Antipolis, France
http://www.w3.org/People/howcome  howcome@w3.org
Received on Thursday, 25 January 1996 04:22:38 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Monday, 2 May 2016 14:26:39 UTC