W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-html@w3.org > April 2007

Re: Introduce <term> element

From: Mike Schinkel <w3c-lists@mikeschinkel.com>
Date: Sat, 28 Apr 2007 03:58:23 -0400
Message-ID: <4632FE9F.5070100@mikeschinkel.com>
To: HTML WG Public List <public-html@w3.org>

Laurens Holst wrote:
> It carries exactly the same semantics as <dfn>, with the difference 
> being that <dfn> is only used on the defining instance of that term, 
> and <term> can be used on the other instances.
Who really uses <dfn> anyway?!?  Some say it's forgotten [1].  Maybe 
that's because it's so obtuse? ;-)

-Mike Schinkel
http://atlanta-web.org - http://t.oolicio.us
"It never ceases to amaze how many people will proactively debate away 
attempts to improve the web..."

Received on Saturday, 28 April 2007 07:58:41 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Wednesday, 7 January 2015 16:25:04 UTC