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Re: border-radius

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Sun, 10 Aug 2008 23:41:23 -0400
Message-ID: <489FB4E3.4070806@mit.edu>
To: James Elmore <James.Elmore@cox.net>
CC: CSS <www-style@w3.org>

James Elmore wrote:
> Could someone explain to me why a CSS user needs to use a table element 
> to produce something which is clearly a style?

...

> Separate Style from information. Use HTML/XHTML for information. Use CSS 
> for styling. Right now, it is impossible to do many styling things 
> (border collapse is only one; see my prior rants/discussions or email me 
> for a more complete list) unless the styling is done with a <table> element.

Note that CSS table layout doesn't require <table> elements.

-Boris
Received on Monday, 11 August 2008 03:42:08 GMT

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