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Re: [CSS21] Concern about anonymous table objects and whitespace

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Mon, 26 Jan 2009 21:46:37 -0500
Message-ID: <497E758D.4050808@mit.edu>
To: www-style@w3.org

Boris Zbarsky wrote:
> Interestingly enough, I actually came across a use case my proposal 
> would break this morning.

OK, so I thought about this some more, and the argument for having 
content not disappear is a very convincing one.  We'll see how 
implementation of this section goes.  We might want to tweak the 
whitespace handling some more, but what's there is ok as a start.

On closer reading, there doesn't seem to be a black-box way to test 
whether a UA creates a rowgroup box around rows inside a table, even 
with rowspan="0", so that part is probably fine as-is.

Do we want to clarify what happens with kids of columns and 
column-groups (no box construction, except for column children of column 
groups)?

-Boris
Received on Tuesday, 27 January 2009 02:47:19 GMT

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