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Re: Float overflowing behavior

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Fri, 16 Aug 2002 13:24:16 -0400
Message-Id: <200208161724.NAA21237@magic-pi-ball.mit.edu>
To: Vadim Plessky <lucy-ples@mtu-net.ru>
cc: www-style@w3.org

> Any solution is some kind of hack :-)

If this is the case, it merely indicates that the system is being used
in a way it was not designed for.  This is a problem either with the
user or with the system.  The claim here is that this is a problem with
the system.

> Most documents do not have any structure, anyway. 

Then we should stop pretending that they do.

> Besides:
> 1) Jan Roland's example doesn't have Tables, which is Good.

There is nothing "Good" in not using tables (layout tables, not HTML
tables).  There is similarly nothing "Bad" in using them.

Ray's Rule of Precision:
   Measure with a micrometer.  Mark with chalk.  Cut
with an axe.
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