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Re: what is dt?

From: Shelley Powers <shelleyp@burningbird.net>
Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2009 10:04:48 -0500
Message-ID: <4AB25010.7060009@burningbird.net>
To: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
CC: HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
Henri Sivonen wrote:
> On Sep 17, 2009, at 17:39, Shelley Powers wrote:
>
>> [1] http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=7629
>
> This doesn't look any bigger deal than new elements not having 
> display: block; in legacy browsers.
>
But the justification for dt/dd is because of physical behavior, and an 
argument was proposed that label wouldn't work because it's inline, and 
whatever is used with Figure should be block level.

I brought up the bug to show that such issues would still apply with 
dt/dd. Was I too cryptic in my reference? Apologies, if so.

Shelley
Received on Thursday, 17 September 2009 15:05:31 GMT

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