[REBOL] Re: [html][tables] removing gaps from table cells and rows within css...
From: roland:hadinger:arcor at: 20-May-2004 8:18
On Thursday 20 May 2004 06:34, Maxim Olivier-Adlhoch wrote:
> The strange thing is that if I specify spacing to be 0 in the table
> element's html tag for spacing, then it works... I just haven't found an
> equivalent in css yet... and I'd prefer to have all looks handling within
> the css...
.... this suppresses spacing between table cells.
> also, I was wondering, if it possible to make tables non autolayout (i.e,
> each row/column needs to have its size specifically set, which would
> potentially make it much cleaner across different browsers).
I found that setting column widths in <colgroup> and row heights
inside the <tr> tag doesn't always work reliably especially on older
browsers, some of your table content may expand the table...
If the thing you want to do its more like a page layout and less like a
conventional table, and you don't need the flexible, grid bag
layout-like behaviour of tables anyway, it's probably better to use
<div> and <span> elements combined with CSS styles instead.
BTW: this site seems to have decent online references and tutorials for