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[Bug 13595] New: Confusing example in 4.5.3 The pre element

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Date: Wed, 03 Aug 2011 08:15:36 +0000
To: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <bug-13595-2495@http.www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/>
http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=13595

           Summary: Confusing example in 4.5.3 The pre element
           Product: HTML WG
           Version: unspecified
          Platform: PC
        OS/Version: Windows NT
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: HTML5 spec (editor: Ian Hickson)
        AssignedTo: ian@hixie.ch
        ReportedBy: jirka@kosek.cz
         QAContact: public-html-bugzilla@w3.org
                CC: mike@w3.org, public-html-wg-issue-tracking@w3.org,
                    public-html@w3.org


Example showing dialog with computer is using ">" character probably for
denoting prompt. As this character is used as markup delimiter as well example
looks little bit confusingly. Using alternative prompt character like "$" would
make example more digestible.

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