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Re: [cowan@mercury.ccil.org: Questions about HTML void elements]

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Fri, 21 Jan 2011 16:51:27 +0100
To: "Henri Sivonen" <hsivonen@iki.fi>, "Sam Ruby" <rubys@intertwingly.net>
Cc: public-html-xml@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.vpn0z0f064w2qv@anne-van-kesterens-macbook-pro.local>
On Fri, 21 Jan 2011 16:37:46 +0100, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>  
> "Always explicitly close everything but <br>" is such a simple rule.

It certainly looks appealing, but you still have to remember all the void  
elements anyway otherwise you might inadvertently insert content. And  
people will be get confused about what happens to <hr>TEST</hr> and such.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Friday, 21 January 2011 15:52:14 UTC

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