Overflow strategy for a fixed width table?

A simple table
Header 1 Cell 1 Cell 2 Cell 3
Header 2 Cell 4 Cell 5 Cell 6
see full table page

Increase the text zoom to see the float dropping into view.

For a detailed explanation of the experimental method, please see this css-d thread. The question if there is an overflow strategy for a fixed width table was discussed in this css-d thread.

created: Dec. 30, 2005 last changed: Jan. 8, 2006 Ingo Chao