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Re: Questions on HTML 5 differences from HTML 4

From: Jon Barnett <jonbarnett@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Jun 2008 14:17:35 -0500
Message-ID: <bde87dd20806101217k7620fe3evd1eed62fb8702313@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Bonner, Matt" <matt.bonner@hp.com>
Cc: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>

On Tue, Jun 10, 2008 at 2:02 PM, Bonner, Matt <matt.bonner@hp.com> wrote:
> Hola,
>
> Some questions on http://www.w3.org/TR/html5-diff/ :
>
> 1. Section 3.1 says:
>   "m represents a run of marked text."
>
>   Is this supposed to be "mark" instead of "m" ?
>
> 2. Section 3.5 says:
>
>   "In addition, HTML 5 has none of the presentational attributes that were
>    in HTML 4 as they are better handled by CSS:"
>   ...
>   . style attribute on all elements with the exception of font.
>
>   That reads like HTML 5 has removed the "style" attribute, which doesn't
>   appear to be the case. [1]  What is this supposed to mean?
>
>
> [1] http://www.w3.org/html/wg/html5/#the-style
>
> thanks for your time,
> Matt

You're reading that correctly in that the spec did at one time
disallow @style on anything except <font>.  This has since been
changed, but apparently not changed in the differences document.



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Jon Barnett
Received on Tuesday, 10 June 2008 19:18:15 GMT

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