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Re: Nested Objects

From: gordon <gordon@quartz.gly.fsu.edu>
Date: Wed, 29 Jul 1998 07:35:31 -0700
Message-ID: <019f01bdbafe$33a43160$c4e8d9cf@0.0.1>
To: "nir dagan" <dagan@upf.es>, <www-style@w3.org>
Cc: <dagan@upf.es>
Wouldn't DIV OBJECT P {position:relative; float:none; } rule do the job
here?

later,
gordon

-----Original Message-----
From: nir dagan <dagan@upf.es>
To: <www-style@w3.org>
Cc: <dagan@upf.es>
Date: Wednesday, July 29, 1998 7:24 AM
Subject: Nested Objects


>In my understanding CSS2 is quiet limited in
>suggesting rendering of *nested objects*
>
>It would be useful if the following were possible.
>(correct me if it is already possible):
>
>1. To assign different positioning to an object and
> its content. that is if e.g., the object is an image
> I want it to float, but if images are turned
> off, I want its content, a paragraph, to appear
> in the normal flow and not floating.
>
>Example of markup:
>
><DIV>
> <OBJECT data="foo.gif">
>  <P>alternate text to foo</P>
> </OBJECT>
></DIV>
>
Received on Wednesday, 29 July 1998 10:36:07 GMT

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