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RE: Making the 'float' property more versatile

From: Hans Meiser <brille1@hotmail.com>
Date: Wed, 16 Jul 2003 10:05:38 +0000
To: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Sea2-F20PAj0fcxDRIM00002f07@hotmail.com>

>From: Chris Moschini <Chris.Moschini@amdocs.com>
>To: "'Hans Meiser'" <brille1@hotmail.com>,   "'www-style@w3.org'" 
><www-style@w3.org>
>Subject: RE: Making the 'float' property more versatile
>Date: Tue, 15 Jul 2003 18:45:34 -0500
>
> > Sketch of the current situation (all elements style="float: left;"):
> >
> > |---| |---| |---|
> > |   | | 2 | | 3 |
> > | 1 | |---| |---|
> > |   |
> > |---| |---| |---|
> >       | 4 | | 5 |
> >       |---| |---|
> >
> >
> > Sketch of the desired situation(all elements style="float:
> > absolute-left;"):
> >
> > |---| |---| |---|
> > |   | | 2 | | 3 |
> > | 1 | |---| |---|
> > |   |
> > |---|
> >
> > |---| |---|
> > | 4 | | 5 |
> > |---| |---|
> >
>
>You can already do this with
>
>#div4,#div5	{
>	float: left;
>	clear: left;
>}
>
>The clear property has been available since CSS1.


Damn... missed it! And it's even right below the 'float' description... 
tsss...

Thanks, I withdraw

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