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Re: <details>

From: Smylers <Smylers@stripey.com>
Date: Tue, 15 Sep 2009 13:08:51 +0100
To: HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20090915120851.GD4359@stripey.com>
Bruce Lawson writes:

> On Tue, 15 Sep 2009 12:09:39 +0100, Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> wrote:
>
>
> > While I was at it, I also did this for <figure>, and removed
> > <dialog> from the spec altogether.
>
> Asking for the moon on a stick now, but can we use <cite> for
> speaker's names, when marking up dialogues in a <dialog>-less world?

Of course not; the previous reasons still apply.

See note at the end of <blockquote> saying not to use <cite>:

  http://www.whatwg.org/html5#the-blockquote-element

and this advice on how to mark up dialogue:

  http://www.whatwg.org/html5#conversations

Smylers
Received on Tuesday, 15 September 2009 12:38:42 UTC

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