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Re: Controling structure with CSS

From: Tonico Strasser <tonico@hotpop.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Apr 2004 23:58:17 +0200
Message-ID: <407F0579.8010600@hotpop.com>
To: Tantek Çelik <tantek@cs.stanford.edu>
Cc: Matt Blissett <matt@blissett.me.uk>, www-style@w3.org

Tantek Çelik wrote:

> On 4/15/04 2:33 PM, "Tonico Strasser" <tonico@hotpop.com> wrote:

>>Another example: for screen I want to position some text on the top of
>>the page, for print I want the same text at the bottom. Is this possible
>>with CSS 3?
> 
> 
> If all you want is to position one element, sure that is possible.
> 
> But if you want to "float" a bunch of elements in a particular order to the
> top of the page, or to the bottom of the page, I don't think that is
> possible (without building in hardcoded values dependent on the heights of
> the elements involved).

Yes, that's what I want. The lenght of the text (or height of the 
element, or ...) is mostly unknown.

Tonico
Received on Thursday, 15 April 2004 17:43:46 GMT

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