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Re: Stylings only possible with Tables

From: Bruce Lawson <bruce@brucelawson.co.uk>
Date: Sun, 24 Jun 2007 13:22:56 +0100
To: David Woolley <forums@david-woolley.me.uk>,www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <E1I2R7C-0006uF-0E@aji.w3.org>

>>  <div id="column" style="float: left">
>In passing, this is a misuse of float.  Floats are are typographicsl 
>technique for including out of line content as boxes in the main content.
>You are still proposing a CSS hack, namely the use of float for 
>things which aren't typographical floats.

Do you have a reference for this? I can find nothing in the spec that 
indicates floating things that aren't typographical is misuse.

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