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Re: [CSS4] A way to wrap an arbitrary number of elements

From: Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Jan 2012 14:30:09 -0800
To: Andrés Sanhueza <peroyomaslists@gmail.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <CB334D71.A42D%stearns@adobe.com>
On 1/11/12 2:22 PM, "Andrés Sanhueza" <peroyomaslists@gmail.com> wrote:

> Does CSS4 have a mechanism to create something like "virtual elements"
> to wrap an arbitrary number of HTML elements? I believe it may be
> useful for creating table-like content were an actual HTML table isn't
> suitable and to not having the need of using random elements to make
> the role as 'table rows'. An old related discussion:
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-style/2010Jul/0160.html

Nothing is currently in the works for this. I am collecting requirements for
additional pseudo-elements and will be adding a wiki ideas page either today
or tomorrow. Wrapping a range of elements is on my list of things to cover.

Thanks,

Alan 
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