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Re: CSSOM: getClientRects for table with caption

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 13 Oct 2009 09:39:25 +0200
To: "Erik Arvidsson" <arv@chromium.org>, www-style@w3.org, "Robert O'Callahan" <robert@ocallahan.org>
Message-ID: <op.u1p97zww64w2qv@annevk-t60>
On Tue, 13 Oct 2009 01:10:11 +0200, Erik Arvidsson <arv@chromium.org>  
> However, for tables with
> a caption all but Firefox returns a single rect. Is there a reason why  
> the spec describes a different behavior than what 3 out 4 browsers use?

I think it was because there would otherwise be no way to get those boxes.  
Somewhat surprising that both Presto and WebKit did not read the  
specification correctly. I don't really feel strongly either way at this  

roc, what you say?

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Tuesday, 13 October 2009 07:40:20 UTC

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