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Re: [CSS21] Can internal table elements be relatively positioned, or establish stacking contexts?

From: Anton Prowse <prowse@moonhenge.net>
Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2012 00:06:26 +0200
Message-ID: <4FDFA662.3020208@moonhenge.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
CC: Øyvind Stenhaug <oyvinds@opera.com>
On 18/06/2012 11:41, Øyvind Stenhaug wrote:
> On Sun, 17 Jun 2012 20:10:12 +0200, Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@kozea.fr>
> wrote:
>
>> Le 16/06/2012 20:50, Anton Prowse a écrit :
>>> Supposedly, the 'position' property applies to all elements.
>
> That's not the whole story, CSS 2.1 also says that "[t]he effect of
> 'position:relative' on table-row-group, table-header-group,
> table-footer-group, table-row, table-column-group, table-column,
> table-cell, and table-caption elements is undefined". But this is not
> useful for achieving interoperability, of course.

Uff, sorry to have missed that!  Thanks, Øyvind.

For now, I'm going to work with the assumption that internal table 
elements can't establish stacking contexts in CSS21.

Cheers,
Anton Prowse
http://dev.moonhenge.net
Received on Monday, 18 June 2012 22:06:59 GMT

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