[aida] To div or not

Michael Rueger m.rueger at acm.org
Wed Jan 28 11:55:25 CET 2009

Eli Green wrote:

> I would say that you should use DIV when you can: header, footer,
> menus, main content, etc. On the other hand, the act of laying out
> forms nicely without the use of tables has always seemed to me to be
> an exercise in masochism. So the exception to the above rule for me
> has always been forms with pairs of labels/input widgets. If somebody
> is willing to correct me, I will eat my words.

would be an interesting feature to allow the programmer to layout the 
page (web components/elements) in a table (layout) in AIDA, but then 
have the appropriate combination of DIVs and CSS entries generated for 
the client.


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