Fw: another table example

Shawn Medero wrote:
> Hi Ben, I'm with the HTML Working Group and I know you are collecting
> HTML table examples in the wild... I stumbled across this today while
> reading my feeds:
> <http://arstechnica.com/journals/apple.ars/2007/11/26/plugin-for-leopards-quicklook-actually-makes-folder-viewing-useful>
> Which is a boring old article about some Mac OS X stuff until you
> scroll through comments and see that the Grid view used in the plugin
> is merely a WebKit one:
> "3. Customize
> Folder.qlgenerator shows list with using HTML and you can customize
> the style of view.
> You'll find HTML files at following path.
> Folder.qlgenerator/Contents/Resources/English(or Japanese).lproj
> Please read variables in custom.txt."
> There are three .html files in there which are the templates for the
> view that are using HTML tables... I'm not sure the use of them (in
> the semantic markup sense) is so entirely radical in-of-itself... but
> it may be useful to point out the impact of HTML in places we aren't
> traditionally used to seeing it. (WebKit views are quite common on OS
> X... I know libgnome-gtkhtml (and there's a webkit gtk view in the
> works now too) are used in Linux as well.

I'm forwarding this to the Group as I'm currently too busy with work to do 

Ben Millard, sdesign1

Received on Tuesday, 27 November 2007 16:14:22 UTC