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Re: Ideas for the ACSS module of CSS3

From: Matthew Brealey <webmaster@richinstyle.com>
Date: 13 Oct 2000 12:30:35 -0000
Message-ID: <20001013123035.22564.qmail@phoenix.futurequest.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
You wrote:
> 
> On 13 Oct 2000, Matthew Brealey wrote:
> 
> > You wrote:	
> > > 
> > > On Fri, 13 Oct 2000, Sean Palmer wrote:
> > > >
> > > > Hi Everyone,
> > > > I have come up with a few ideas for the plighted ACSS module of CSS3. If
> > > > ACSS falls through, then they could be implemented elsewhere ... let me know
> > > > if anybody thinks they are valid ideas.
> > > > 
> > > > A negotiation thing (for navbar) (skip?)
> > > > Allows uses to skip certain content of a document that 
> may be repeated a
> > > > lot:
> > > > .navbar { skip: url(#content); }
> > > 
> > > .navbar { display: none; }
> > 
> > That's not quite right; I have actually thought that this was a 
> > problem before. The navigation bars on RichInStyle.com 
> > get repeated on each page, and I imagine this is quite annoying. I 
> > think it's something like play-once in session; this would require 
> > the browser to save ids that had been played. Or the 
> ability to skip 
> > the navigation bar; for example, to offer a prompt 'Do you want to 
> > hear this damn navigation bar again?'
> 
> That's why you should put the navigation bar:
> 
>    1. in structural markup (not a table)

Been there - doesn't work. See http://www.richinstyle.com/proposals/floatproposal.html#width and its
footnote http://www.richinstyle.com/proposals/floatproposal.html#foot1 for problem & solution.
Received on Friday, 13 October 2000 08:30:37 GMT

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