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Re: Questions on HTML 5 differences from HTML 4

From: Jon Barnett <jonbarnett@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 10 Jun 2008 14:18:53 -0500
Message-ID: <bde87dd20806101218r1c01a9eamd088fe95ee1a3a2f@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 2:17 PM, Jon Barnett <jonbarnett@gmail.com> wrote:
> 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.
>
Someone's quick.  The diff document appears to have already changed.


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Jon Barnett
Received on Tuesday, 10 June 2008 19:19:28 GMT

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