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[whatwg] Allow trailing slash in always-empty HTML5 elements?

From: Mike Schinkel <mikeschinkel@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 5 Dec 2006 06:30:15 -0500
Message-ID: <004a01c71860$c1928300$0702a8c0@Guides.local>
>> http://lachy.id.au/log/2005/12/xhtml-beginners

Thanks. BTW, have you viewed your page in IE7?  Your right side menu bar is
displayed at the bottom below your content.  In Firefox, it's okay.

>> >> This means that you lose any benefits that hinge on you only having 
>> >> to ensure targeting XHTML_all.
>> > 
>> > That benefit is so huge it can't even be easily calculated.
>> What benefits are there and what makes them so huge?

As I stated, "less for people to learn."  It's huge because you multiple
times the number of people needing to learn it, each having to learn
additional.  Anyway, we have strayed off course. I think Ian has us back on
course.
 
-Mike Schinkel
http://www.mikeschinkel.com/blogs/
http://www.welldesignedurls.org/
Received on Tuesday, 5 December 2006 03:30:15 UTC

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