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Re: CSS, css, etc. [css layout should be symmetrical]

From: Daniel Glazman <glazman@netscape.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2002 10:16:01 +0100
Message-ID: <3C74BAD1.9070303@netscape.com>
To: Vadim Plessky <lucy-ples@mtu-net.ru>
CC: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>, www-style@w3.org, Bert Bos <bert@w3.org>
Vadim Plessky wrote:

>The fact that CSS3 Tables (and Positioning) modules are missing is pretty 
>known. I think Bert was working on at least one of them, no?..
>Would be nice to have an update on that.
>

This world is full of surprises.

>To clarify my position once more: Tables is rather specific stuff, I would 
>prefer not to use them at all.
>Now, do you see my point?
>

Yes, I see your point. I does not imply that I don't find it totally 
crazy, but I see your point.

>Is it HTML or XML?
>

HTML.

>BTW: can you send me your example, please?
>

  <html>
    <head>
      <title>test for www-style</title>
      <style type="text/css">
      div.t { display: table; width: 100%; border: 1px solid black}
      div.r { display: table-row}
      div.c { display: table-cell; border: 1px solid black}
      </style>
    </head>
    <body>
      <div class="t">
        <div class="r">
          <div class="c">aaaa</div>
          <div class="c">aaaa</div>
          <div class="c">aaaa</div>
        </div>
        <div class="r">
          <div class="c">aaaa</div>
          <div class="c">aaaa</div>
          <div class="c">aaaa</div>
        </div>
        <div class="r">
          <div class="c">aaaa</div>
          <div class="c">aaaa</div>
          <div class="c">aaaa</div>
        </div>
      </div>
    </body>
  </html>

Pretty simple, working just fine.

</Daniel>
Received on Thursday, 21 February 2002 04:15:37 GMT

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