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Re: Emphasizing STRIKE

From: Smylers <Smylers@stripey.com>
Date: Thu, 7 Feb 2008 16:38:57 +0000
To: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <20080207163857.GC10489@stripey.com>

Leif Halvard Silli writes:

> Chasen Le Hara 08-02-07 07.19:   
> 
> > ... one use case for the strike element for discussion: its (lack
> > of) use in Bugzilla.
> >
> > In Bugzilla, a reference to a bug that has been resolved is linked
> > and stricken through (using a class). The del element is
> > inappropriate in this circumstance because the reference is not an
> > edit to the document (nor is the reference being deleted), which
> > leaves a class or the strike element.
> 
> I think you have brought up a very good usecase for STRIKE here.  Here
> the stricken text represent the very reference to the bug.

However there are a number of other presentations that bug tracking
systems could use to denote closed bugs -- for example they could be in
red rather than black.  But that wouldn't be a reason for adding a <red>
element.

Smylers
Received on Thursday, 7 February 2008 16:39:16 UTC

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