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Re: CSS: %% length unit. Proposal. Some clarifications.

From: Max Romantschuk <max@provico.fi>
Date: Mon, 10 May 2004 09:35:05 +0300
Message-ID: <409F2299.7010505@provico.fi>
To: www-style@w3.org

Andrew Fedoniouk wrote:
>>An example, plain old HTML:
>>
>><table width="500">
>>   <tr>
>>     <td width="100" id="1"></td>
>>     <td width="100%" id="2"></td>
>>     <td width="200" id="3"></td>
>>   </tr>
>></table>
>>
>>In this case cell 1 will span 100 pixels, and cell 3 will span 200. Cell
>>2 will use up what is left.
> 
> 
> Max, are you kidding me?! This what you will expect as a human :) But
> practice is little bit different.
> Try this in Mozilla or IE :)))))))

I made an error in haste. The behaviour I described would have been 
accomplished by the following HTML:

<table width="500">
    <tr>
      <td width="100" id="1"></td>
      <td id="2"></td>             <!-- no width defined -->
      <td width="200" id="3"></td>
    </tr>
</table>

-- 
Max Romantschuk
http://max.nma.fi/
Received on Monday, 10 May 2004 02:36:00 GMT

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