Re: Sibling rivalry
From: bosak@atlantic-83.Eng.Sun.COM (Jon Bosak)
Date: Sun, 30 Mar 1997 22:49:06 -0800
| I don't think you can do this in the core query language,
Well, I'm glad I got that part right, anyway.
| but Jade provides enough of the full query language that you can
| handle it. For PROD, instead of just calling process-children, loop
| over the children explicitly and group together adjacent elements that
| need to go in a single table-cell. This relies on node-list-first,
| node-list-rest and process-node-list. [...]
Yup. Dropped it into the stylesheet and it worked like a champ.
Michael and Tim will never know what you spared them.
I tried Bill Lindsey's suggestion, too (thanks, Bill!), but it didn't
give the tables what they were looking for. I think that it would
have worked in a non-table setting, though.