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Re: css in <table>

From: Frank Boumphrey <bckman@ix.netcom.com>
Date: Sun, 12 Jul 1998 11:21:31 -0400
To: "Sue Jordan" <sjacct@worldnet.att.net>, <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <01bdada8$bf47b2e0$05addccf@bckman.ix.netcom.com>
Tables should inherit from the BODY element, but they don't in either IE4 or

TD, TH should inherit from the TABLE element, they do in IE4 but not in

To cover all bases use BODY, TH,TD{font-size:32pt;}

Play around with the following code(below signature) to see what I mean


Frank Boumphrey
XML and style sheet info at Http://www.hypermedic.com/style/index.htm
Author: - Professional Style Sheets for HTML and XML http://www.wrox.com

<STYLE TYPE="text/css">
<BODY class="bigfont">
 some text
<P> more text
<DIV>and some more</DIV>
 <TH>A Table Heading</TH>
 <TR><TD>some text</TD></TR>
-----Original Message-----
From: Sue Jordan <sjacct@worldnet.att.net>
To: www-style@w3.org <www-style@w3.org>
Date: Sunday, July 12, 1998 7:23 AM
Subject: Re: css in <table>
Received on Sunday, 12 July 1998 11:42:35 UTC

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