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Re: CSS Table Column Spanning for XML

From: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Aug 2000 12:06:25 +0200 (W. Europe Daylight Time)
Message-ID: <14763.35617.80000.653309@gargle.gargle.HOWL>
To: "Rogers, Kevin" <KJRogers@subcorp.com.au>
Cc: "'www-style@w3.org'" <www-style@w3.org>
Also sprach Rogers, Kevin:

 > There is limited support for rendering XML tables. Mozilla provides some
 > support.

Also, Opera supports the rendering of XML tables through CSS2.

 > Is there a means for rendering XML tables with CSS that include column
 > spanning?

From CSS2, Section 17.5:

  Although CSS2 doesn't define how the number of spanned rows or columns
  is determined, a user agent may have special knowledge about the
  source document; a future version of CSS may provide a way to express
  this knowledge in CSS syntax.

So, if you have a proposal, put it ontht table!



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Received on Tuesday, 29 August 2000 06:07:50 UTC

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