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Re: [csswg-drafts] [css-tables-3] Recommending to implement fixed header table by css

From: SelenIT via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Sun, 08 Jan 2017 21:49:03 +0000
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I recall that at some point this approach (fixed height + 
`overflow:auto` for `tbody`) actually worked, maybe in Firefox 1. The 
possibility to make part of a table scrollable without breaking 
vertical dependencies of columns (as existing solutions like 
`position:fixed` for `thead` do) seems really useful. Maybe it would 
make sense to introduce a new value of `table-layout` (or a new 
property) that would switch this behavior on?

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