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RE: New bug in Tidy?

From: Jelks Cabaniss <jelks@jelks.nu>
Date: Tue, 28 Mar 2000 20:29:06 -0500
To: "Dave Raggett" <dsr@w3.org>
Cc: <html-tidy@w3.org>
Dave Raggett wrote:

> > > Originally, it was corrected by wrapping a ul element
> > > around it, however this caused the page to look quite
> > > different from how it would have looked in Netscape
> > > prior to being tidied. By experiment I found that using
> > > the style property to negatively indent the bullet gave
> > > a good semblance of the original rendering. The style
> > > attribute will be ignored by old browsers.

> > Tidy has been further expanded to "make it look good in
> > Netscape 4.x"? ??? Even with the "hack it until it looks
> > good" yardstick, it truncates the beginning of the list
> > item[s] in IE4.x, IE5.x, and Opera 3.x (and presumably
> > Mozilla, though I don't have a recent build).

> > Could this not be made an option, as opposed to default

> I will explore some more to see if a compromise is possible.

Is this situation the only case where Tidy inserts an inline style?

Also, has the matter on moving the style attribute to the Legacy module in XHTML
1.1 been finalized yet?

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