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Re: centering proposal

From: <wmperry@spry.com>
Date: Tue, 2 May 95 06:33 PDT
Message-Id: <m0s6I4i-00000EC@monolith>
To: hartill@ooo.lanl.gov
Cc: Multiple recipients of list <www-talk@www10.w3.org>
Rob Hartill writes:
> 
> Maybe someone out there with influence in the development of HTML
> can do something with this...
> 
> It'd be useful to have a means of centering a section of text relative
> to a specific point. e.g.
> 
> text on left ... more text on the right side
> 
> could be displayed as,
> 
>                        text on left ... more text on the right side
> 
> maybe by using tags such as,
> 
> <P ALIGN="CENTERED">text on left <MIDPOINT>...</MIDPOINT> more text on the right side</P>
> 
> The only way to do this right now is with tables, and that makes it
> unfriendly w.r.t non-tables browsers. At least with the above, the text
> would remain visible, even if it isn't displayed centered.

  I believe you can do this with 

<tab align=right> in the current draft of HTML 3.0.

-Bill P.
Received on Tuesday, 2 May 1995 09:32:51 UTC

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