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Re: lynx-dev Incorrect centering

From: Karl Eichwalder
Subject: Re: lynx-dev Incorrect centering
Date: Mon, 24 Mar 2003 10:37:46 +0100
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David Woolley <address@hidden> writes:

>> I believe lynx is wrong, because the 'align="center"' should apply to
>> the as a whole, and not to each line in every cell of the table, which

I'm inclined to say you are right.  Currently you cannot view pages
with poems like this (page down one or two screens):

Or check the one at the end of this page.  (The &nbsp; entities are a
little bit dubious, though.)

> It's not that surprising that this happens, as many browsers seem to
> treat the, deprecated, centre element as having the effects of:
> center {margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;}
> center * {text-align: center;}
> i.e. it both centres the block and causes centre justification of any
> contained text.

Will you please list the browsers you are talking about?  w3m, mozilla
(and galeon) and konqueror do handle the named page correctly ;)

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