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Re: exclude class style span stuff

From: Charles Reitzel <creitzel@rcn.com>
Date: Fri, 12 Apr 2002 12:36:36 -0400
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To: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Cc: Marcus Schopen <marcus@localguru.de>, html-tidy@w3.org
I believe <span style=""> ... </span> is close to the current HTML 
guidelines wrt separation of content and presentation.  <span class=""> 
would be better and perhaps this is what Tidy should implement (generating 
a unique class in the style section as usual).

My $0.02 worth,

At 09:51 AM 4/12/2002 +0200, Bjoern Hoehrmann wrote:
>* Marcus Schopen wrote:
> >how to exclude class and span stuff and convert this
> >
> ><p class="MsoNormal" style=
> >"margin-bottom:0cm;margin-bottom:.0001pt"><span style=
> >"font-size:12.0pt;mso-bidi-font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Times New 
> Roman&quot;">
> >here is the text
> ></span></p>
> >
> >to a simple
> >
> ><p>here is the text</p>
> >
> >Th option "--word-2000" true does not help.
>And there is no alternative, i.e. this is currently unimplemented. I am
>not used to the flavour of HTML Word 2000 produces, if anyone can
>confirm this is a general problem and it is a good idea to strip those
>span containers, we can implement this in HTML Tidy.
Received on Friday, 12 April 2002 12:38:21 UTC

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