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Re: html tidy

From: Bertilo Wennergren <bertilow@hem.passagen.se>
Date: Tue, 28 Mar 2000 10:02:15 +0200
Message-ID: <003601bf988c$197f9be0$4100000a@Bertil>
To: "Jelks Cabaniss" <jelks@jelks.nu>, <html-tidy@w3.org>

> > What possible reason would you have for empty tags?  What are you trying to
> > style when there is nothing to style inside the tags?

> With DHTML (the DOM) you can add content.

I that, I believe, is possible also for elements that lack id.
> IMO, there should be a "drop-empty-elements-with-IDs" option (though with
> hopefully a shorter name :).  Or better yet, just a "drop-empty-elements"
> option, period.
Since an id is not really necessary for an empty span to have (or get)
meaning this is not entirely logical.

                         Bertilo Wennergren
Received on Tuesday, 28 March 2000 03:02:53 UTC

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