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Re: Proposal: :column pseudo-class

From: Orion Adrian <orion.adrian@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 2 Jul 2005 18:22:40 -0400
Message-ID: <abd6c80105070215222d670f6f@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-style@w3.org

On 7/2/05, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
> On Sat, 2 Jul 2005, Orion Adrian wrote:
> >
> > But it's not just one problem I see that I'm trying to fix. I see a lot
> > when it comes to layout ranging from giving control to the wrong person
> > (web designers and not web site consumers) to not matching the mental
> > model of people designing layout (i.e. using margins and padding as
> > tools for layout). I'm also trying to make the number of properties
> > smaller, the interactions fewer and the implementation of the system as
> > a whole easier. So no, it's not just about :column().
> 
> As far as new layout mechanisms go, there are several proposals being
> discussed in the CSS working group (and the W3C has a whole task force
> just about layout). If you have any concrete proposals I'm sure they would
> be considered.

So this place isn't about brainstorming, it's about criticising
proposals to find flaws?

Is it too much to ask that you spend time looking down an avenue with
me or another person in order to refine an idea?

Orion Adrian
Received on Saturday, 2 July 2005 22:22:43 GMT

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