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Re: Question/Suggestion : min-left, min-right etc...

From: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 11 Jul 2008 11:27:52 -0500
Message-ID: <dd0fbad0807110927g6fbd05e5x12fb1d7a53c36a5d@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Kevin Cannon" <kevin@multiblah.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
On Fri, Jul 11, 2008 at 11:18 AM, Kevin Cannon <kevin@multiblah.com> wrote:

> Tab Atkins Jr. wrote:
>> On Thu, Jul 10, 2008 at 11:48 AM, Kevin Cannon <kevin@multiblah.com<mailto:
>> kevin@multiblah.com>> wrote:
>> Well, when it actually becomes a reality the Template module will be
>> exactly what you need.  Using absolute positioning for layout is *still* a
>> bit of a hack (though a fairly stable one and imo much less of one than the
>> float abuse that often takes place) - Template will let you specify clearly
>> that you want two slots, with #logo filling the left one and #banner filling
>> the right one, and that you want the left slot to be at least 110px wide.
> Cheers for the reply!
> Template module? I've never heard mention of that before - sounds
> promising.
> CSS is great, but after 8 odd years of using CSS for layout I do find
> myself yearning for more advanced layout controls similar to the power of
> XUL/XAML/Flex etc...


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