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Re: Is <q> useful? [was Expected behaviour of quotation marks]

From: John Cowan <cowan@mercury.ccil.org>
Date: Fri, 8 Apr 2016 11:59:46 -0400
To: "Phillips, Addison" <addison@lab126.com>
Cc: "ishida@w3.org" <ishida@w3.org>, Tex Texin <textexin@xencraft.com>, 'Dave Cramer' <dauwhe@gmail.com>, 'W3C Digital Publishing IG' <public-digipub-ig@w3.org>, 'www International' <www-international@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20160408155946.GB23604@mercury.ccil.org>
Phillips, Addison scripsit:

> > Except that that appears not to be the case.
> 
> Isn't that what we're discussing fixing?

Are we?  I thought we were talking about how to make use of the
q element given existing browser behavior, to which my answer is
"Don't."

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