[TYPO3-english] css_styled_content: renderMethod

Christian Hennecke christian.hennecke at wunderknaben.com
Tue Mar 5 09:35:02 CET 2013

Am 04.03.2013 18:38, schrieb Christian Tauscher:
> Hi There.
> EXT:css_styled_content
> With V4.2 of typo3 (cant go further back..) the rendering of images was
> changed form table-layout to pure css.
> For this, multiple renderMethods have been introduced.
> in 4.2: dl, ul, div, default dl
> in 4.3 - 4.6: dl, ul, div, simple default dl
> in 4.7: singleNoCaption, noCaption, singleCaption, splitCaption,
> globalCaption 	default singleNoCaption
> singleCaption, captionSplit, globalCaption is table with tables in it.
> Why was this rendering changed so mutch? This leads to invalid code, at
> least some warnings: "table lacks summary attribute"
> I did not really notice this change... But I was so glad of getting rid
> of the table Rendering to pure CSS - is this a step back to the old
> tables we had in 3.8?
> Can this behavoir changed back to V4.3 without using the "old" templates?
> I am sure the CSS-Team had good reason, but I'd like to understand this.

I'm not exactly fond of it either. AFAIK this was introduced as a 
compatibility solution for old IEs and is *not* active when you switch 
the doctype to HTML5.


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