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RE: small question

From: Ernest Cline <ernestcline@mindspring.com>
Date: Mon, 7 Jun 2004 22:21:56 -0400
Message-ID: <410-2200462822156718@mindspring.com>
To: "Andrew Fedoniouk" <news@terrainformatica.com>, www-style@w3.org


> [Original Message]
> From: Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>
>
> As far as I remember it was an CSS attribute that allows select direction
> of blocks flow in container from top-to-bottom to left-to-right. Or that
was
> somebody's proposal? Or this is just my bad dream?
>
> Something applied to container which allow to place contained blocks
> in row but without
> float:left, display:inline-block.
>
> Something what allows to declare container as display:table-row and
> automaticly places *each* its child block as having table-cell display
> without need to mentioning table-cell.

It sounds like what you are looking for is the rules for the generation of
anonymous table objects.  CSS 2.1 Section 17.2.1 [1] has the relevant
details.

[1] http://www.w3.org/TR/CSS21/tables.html#anonymous-boxes
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