[pmwiki-users] Question about tables

Patrick R. Michaud pmichaud at pobox.com
Wed May 31 15:35:39 CDT 2006

On Wed, May 31, 2006 at 08:37:10PM +0200, Peter Schwegler wrote:
> I am a new user of PmWiki, which I use for a local site for personal 
> documentation and I have a question about tables. I have searched the 
> documentation and I cannot find what i am looking for so perhaps you can help 
> me.
> I have a page which includes several separate tables, which have the same 
> number of columns, and should look the same.
> The width of the columns is not the same in each table.
> My question now is, how can I force a specific width for a column, either in 
> pixels or in a percentage of the whole table?

Are you using plain tables with the || syntax, or directive tables
with the (:cell:) syntax?

If the latter, it's  (:cell width='25%':) to set the width of a

If the former, there's not presently an easy way to do it,
although I'm open for suggestions.


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