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Re: Proposal: :column pseudo-class

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Mon, 4 Jul 2005 11:37:41 +0000 (UTC)
To: Laurens Holst <lholst@students.cs.uu.nl>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.61.0507041136520.2923@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Mon, 4 Jul 2005, Laurens Holst wrote:
>
> The solution you mention however has the disadvantage that the 
> underlying language would have to communicate with CSS what the tables 
> are, and that it cannot apply to any XML language whose tables are 
> displayed using a stylesheet only, right?

Correct, just as has to be done with, e.g., links and the :link/:visited 
pseudo-classes, or forms and the various UI pseudo-classes.

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