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RE: Repairing incorrect tag minimisation was Re: Tags lacking a terminating '>' are spotted

From: Jelks Cabaniss <jelks@jelks.nu>
Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2002 13:05:50 -0500
To: "'html-tidy'" <html-tidy@w3.org>
Message-ID: <001001c1bb02$68f61150$6501a8c0@blackie>
Fred Bone wrote:

> Dave Raggett ...
> 
> > Originally, I added a CSS style property to outdent the
> > list items when the <ul> was implied in this way, so as
> > to duplicate the rendering behavior on NN and IE, but
> > sadly, some browsers had problems with negative margins,
> > so I dropped this.
> 
> That presumably explains why Tidy4Aug00 puts in
>     <ul class="noindent">
> but doesn't put in any corresponding style stuff ...

Yes.  An earlier version had it as an inline style.  Either way, it's
the one single wart that ought to be completely excised from Tidy to
prevent it from becoming malignant.  IMNSHO. :)


/Jelks
Received on Thursday, 21 February 2002 13:06:05 GMT

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