[thelist] table width percentages in Netscape 6.1

Joel Canfield Joel at spinhead.com
Mon Apr 1 07:50:01 CST 2002

>>> Check the DOCTYPE --- XHTML 1.0 Strict doesn't allow a width
>>> declaration for table cells.
>> Any issues with this one?
>> <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN"
>> "http://www.w3.org/TR/1999/REC-html401-19991224/loose.dtd">
>Nope. I know that if the page is resized below a certain size,
>the only way to hold a <td> open is to use some kind of
>graphic or CSS spacer. Kind of like a "minimum-width" bar.
>Mark Howells

Understood. I'm viewing it maximized at 1024x768. It's not just <td> width
being ignored; the table width is set to 100%. Thanks for the continued
suggestions, Mark.


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