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Re: Box model: min-margin and max-margin, max-padding and min-padding

From: Brian Sexton <discussion-w3c@ididnotoptin.com>
Date: Sat, 2 Oct 2004 01:54:38 -0700
Message-ID: <003701c4a85d$72d800c0$651aa143@desktop>
To: "Andrew Fedoniouk" <news@terrainformatica.com>
Cc: "www style" <www-style@w3.org>

> | > So using tables for layout of non-tabular content via HTML is a no-no,
> | > but using "display: table", "display: table-row", and "display:
> | > table-cell" for such content is okay?
> |
> The best way would be to use hypothetical "flow" attribute.
> . . .

That sounds pretty swell except for the bit about it being hypothetical. 
Somewhat less hypothetically, "display: inline-block" seems like it may be 
another good way to accomplish that kind of layout except that most browsers 
do not yet seem to support it (or at least, they do not yet support it 
well); Opera is a notable exception.


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