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Re: Columns and other layouts

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sun, 27 Apr 2003 18:13:28 -0700 (PDT)
To: Ben Godfrey <afternoon@uk2.net>
Cc: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.50.0304271808510.29007-100000@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Mon, 28 Apr 2003, Ben Godfrey wrote:
>
> [...] It is defining relationships between content areas that tables do
> much better than CSS and it's only those relationships that designers
> care about really.

CSS _has_ tables. Look at this document in Mozilla (or another browser
with a good depth of standards support):

   http://www.damowmow.com/playground/demos/layout/demo.html

IE doesn't support this, but there's no reason to think that Microsoft
will implement other requests before CSS2 tables.

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