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RE: <td><form></td>

From: J. David Bryan <jdbryan@acm.org>
Date: Sun, 4 Feb 2001 03:30:30 -0500
Message-Id: <200102040830.DAA20844@mail.bcpl.net>
To: HTML Tidy List <html-tidy@w3.org>
On 2 Feb 2001, at 9:22, Bischoff, Alex wrote:

> PS Before visiting htmlhelp.com, I first tried to get the answer from the
> source (http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/struct/tables.html#edef-TD). However,
> (and maybe it's just me), I just couldn't understand their notation
> regarding which tags are legal within other tags. Could someone explain
> that, if it's not too complicated?

The snippet of SGML at the URL cited indicates that TD elements can contain 
zero or more (denoted by the asterisk "occurrence indicator") flow 
entities.  A flow entity is defined (click on the link to obtain the 
definition) as either a block or an inline entity.  A block entity consists 
of a number of alternate items, one of which is the form element.  So a 
form element may be contained within a TD element.

                                      -- Dave
Received on Sunday, 4 February 2001 03:30:34 UTC

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