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Re: part of my review of 3.12 Phrase elements (quotations <q> and <quote>)(and <blockquote> and HTMLQuoteElement)

From: Olivier GENDRIN <olivier.gendrin@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Jul 2007 16:52:35 +0200
Message-ID: <e2c275120707190752l1b9b3674jc7231b7979958fac@mail.gmail.com>
To: "HTML WG" <public-html@w3.org>

On 7/19/07, Robert Burns <rob@robburns.com> wrote:
> The @needsmarks attribute [cut]
> Note, I used a true/false boolean, but it could be done with
> traditional HTML boolean. It complicates things, and personally, I
> just don't like HTML boolean approach (it might need to be changed to
> a negation of this boolean to work with HTML style booleans and still
> work on the existing quotation elements).

It could also accept a language code, like needsmarks="fr-fr", in
order to respect the specific typo needs (&laquo;, &ldquo;, ...).

Olivier G.
Received on Thursday, 19 July 2007 14:52:38 UTC

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