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<br> encoding

From: Joel N. Weber II <nemo@koa.iolani.honolulu.hi.us>
Date: Sat, 11 Jan 1997 14:25:19 -1000 (HST)
To: www-style@www10.w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.SOL.3.91.970111142219.22577J-100000@koa.iolani.honolulu.hi.us>
I'd like to be able to specify <br> within CSS1.

I think it could be done as

br { width: remaining }

(A few other properties would have to be added as well, I think.)

`remaining' would simply mean that it would take up all of the space left 
in the line, but no more.

We could alternatively define `remaining' to take a factor, such that 
`1remaining' would be adaquate for <br>, and `.5remaining' could be used 
to eat half the space remaining on the line.  However, I can't think of 
why this would be useful.

<nemo@koa.iolani.honolulu.hi.us>                    <devnull@gnu.ai.mit.edu>
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