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Re: cells with fixed width

From: Sampo A Syreeni <ssyreeni@cc.helsinki.fi>
Date: Wed, 17 Jan 2001 12:52:11 +0200 (EET)
To: Hegyvari Krisztian <Hegyvari.Krisztian@ardents.hu>
cc: <www-style@w3.org>, <www-talk@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.SOL.4.30.0101171251530.15840-100000@kruuna.Helsinki.FI>
On Tue, 16 Jan 2001, Hegyvari Krisztian wrote:

><table><tr><td width="30">cell-content</td></tr></table>
>If the cell-content does not fit into the specified width, the browser is going to
>render the cell by incrementing the specified width. Can I turn it the other way round, can I tell the browser to stick to the width and cut the cell-content instead? I do not care if half of the content will not appear.

Sounds like an application for max-width.

Sampo Syreeni <decoy@iki.fi>, aka decoy, student/math/Helsinki university
Received on Wednesday, 17 January 2001 05:52:26 UTC

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