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Re: Positioned elements

From: Mikko Rantalainen <mikko.rantalainen@peda.net>
Date: Thu, 20 Sep 2007 10:52:46 +0300
Message-ID: <46F226CE.7090901@peda.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
Eugen.Konkov@aldec.com wrote:
> Is you plan to add ability to position element relatively to its parent
> NOT to its position in normal flow (relative)
> NOT to its containing block (absolute)
> [...]
>   <td>HELLO</td><td>HELLO<select style="position: parent; left:0px; top:0px; background: blue;"></select></td>

Why cannot you just add attribute
to the td that is the parent of <select> and replace the
"position:parent" with "position:absolute"?

Wouldn't that get you exactly the result you're looking for?


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