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Re: Shouldn't del be a sectioning root?

From: Henri Sivonen <hsivonen@iki.fi>
Date: Wed, 29 Jun 2011 15:31:57 +0200
To: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <1309354317.2221.44.camel@shuttle>
On Wed, 2011-06-29 at 14:29 +0200, Lars Gunther wrote:
> Hi again!
> While researching hgroup I realized that headings wrapped by <del> are 
> still part of the document outline?
> Is that desirable?
> I can see arguments for both leaving it as is and for making it as a 
> sectioning root.
> But at least I think it should be discussed and if the arguments weigh 
> in favor of it being a sectioning root, it should be dealt with 
> promptly. The spec change would be quite minimal.

It might be worthwhile to drop the block container aspect of <del>
altogether than to try to make it work "right". As I understand things,
it has never really worked "right" anywhere as a block container.

Henri Sivonen
Received on Wednesday, 29 June 2011 13:32:31 UTC

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