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Re: Parent pseudo-containers - a method for seperation of content from design

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Thu, 07 Apr 2005 09:06:09 +0200
Message-ID: <4254DBE1.2030907@annevankesteren.nl>
To: Emrah BASKAYA <emrahbaskaya@hesido.com>
CC: "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>

Emrah BASKAYA wrote:
>>> flow in CSS3 with a very bad limitation, why not create a method for a
>>> total re-arranging with no limitations with a much simpler syntax that I
>>> outlined, that will help authors convert their old and fixed designs  
>>> into
>> That's what XSL is about.
> Which browsers will kindly implement XSL?

Mozilla and IE and perhaps Safari as well. (That is XSLT by the way, not 

However, I agree that you want to re-arrange layout with CSS, not with 
XSLT. (You have a set of boxes and you want an easy way to put them on 
the page where you want them to be, with no limitations.) As this is 
exactly what CSS WG members are doing at the moment. Few weeks ago Bert 
Bos showed an interesting example, I don't think it is worth discussing 
your own ideas. Just wait for them and give feedback.

  Anne van Kesteren
Received on Thursday, 7 April 2005 07:06:01 UTC

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