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Re: COL visibility: collapse HTML 4 and CSS 3

From: Ms2ger <ms2ger@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 14 Jun 2014 08:56:46 +0200
Message-ID: <539BF22E.6090201@gmail.com>
To: www-style@w3.org
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Hi Garrett,

On 06/14/2014 07:20 AM, Garrett Smith wrote:
> How come visibility: collapse still doesn't work on col?
> 
> I can get this to work on Firerfox and Opera. 
> http://garretts.github.io/jsclass/cascade/column-collapse.html
> 
> I didn't test it in IE because I don't have one.
> 
> It's css 2 and HTML 4.
> 
> This should have been working years ago. Why doesn't this work?
> 

It is quite simply a matter of prioritization: table layout is heavily
underspecified, and the people who could fix that already have many
other requirements taking up their time. Dealing with this issue in
particular would delay other features and bug fixes that are
considered or higher priority.

HTH
Ms2ger
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