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RE: Making the 'float' property more versatile

From: Joachim Noreiko <jnoreiko@yahoo.com>
Date: Wed, 16 Jul 2003 10:33:28 +0100 (BST)
Message-ID: <20030716093328.25166.qmail@web14008.mail.yahoo.com>
To: "'www-style@w3.org'" <www-style@w3.org>


> You can already do this with
> 
> #div4,#div5	{
> 	float: left;
> 	clear: left;
> }
> 
> The clear property has been available since CSS1.
> 
> http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-CSS1#clear> 

That wouldn't work. You don't know the width of the UA
screen, so you don't know which divs require the clear
property to be set.

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Received on Wednesday, 16 July 2003 05:33:29 GMT

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