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Re: empty table cell size

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 26 Jan 2004 16:06:44 +0000 (UTC)
To: Bernd <bernd_mozilla@gmx.de>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.58.0401261605570.20382@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Fri, 23 Jan 2004, Bernd wrote:
> If a table cell is empty and empty-cells:hide is set and there are other
> cells with content that will hinder the row to be hidden, what width
> will this cell occupy if both border and padding are > 0?
> Should these cells treated like they have visibility: hidden specified?
> If yes, couldn't the spec be made more precise on this, as some browsers
> differ already on the size handling.

I tried to add this to the CSS2.1 issues list, but I couldn't work out
what you meant. Could you propose wording changes and/or show us a test
case that demonstrates what you are referring to?

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