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Re: [CSS21] Errata in the example table in Section 17.5

From: Ernest Cline <ernestcline@mindspring.com>
Date: Mon, 15 Dec 2003 08:34:55 -0500
Message-ID: <410-2200312115133455406@mindspring.com>
To: "Jens Meiert" <jens.meiert@erde3.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org




> [Original Message]
> From: Jens Meiert <jens.meiert@erde3.com>
> To: <ernestcline@mindspring.com>
> Cc: <www-style@w3.org>
>
> > The example XHTML table in this section is missing backslashes
> >  for the closing tags of the last two <td> elements and both <tr>
> > elements: [...]
> >
> > <table>
> > <tr><td>1 </td><td rowspan="2">2 </td><td>3 </td><td>4 </td>
> > </tr>
> > <tr><td colspan="2">5 </td></tr>
> > </table>
>
> What is the original document's URI? -- By the way (CMIIW since I don't
see
> the context because of the missing document URI), the structure is wrong
(to
> correct it, e.g. assign the 'rowspan' attribute to the first table cell
> instead and set the 'colspan' value of the second row's cell to '3').

http://www.w3.org/TR/2003/WD-CSS21-20030915/tables.html#q7

The corresponding example in CSS2 uses a non-HTML SGML example of the
same form.

http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS2/tables.html#q7

<TABLE>
<ROW><CELL>1 <CELL rowspan="2">2 <CELL>3 <CELL>4
<ROW><CELL colspan="2">5
</TABLE>
Received on Monday, 15 December 2003 08:36:22 GMT

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