W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > whatwg@whatwg.org > February 2007

[whatwg] De-emphasis

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 08 Feb 2007 21:05:38 +0100
Message-ID: <op.tnf4rdu764w2qv@id-c0020.oslo.opera.com>
> On Thu, 8 Feb 2007, Anne van Kesteren wrote:
>> (I agree by the way that doing it through some level="" attribute is  
>> silly.
>
> We already have nested elements for that purpose and similar structures.)
>
> Please elaborate on this. On www-html, you asked me to cover nesting,
> which I did (or thought I did) by introducing additions. I guess I
> misunderstood what you meant by nesting. So, what it is?

I don't believe in changing the way things have worked for a long time in  
a drastic way for almost no benefit. It seems silly. It's not backwards  
compatible, it's not intiutive, it requires way more typing and addresses  
only a few theoretical use cases.


-- 
Anne van Kesteren
<http://annevankesteren.nl/>
<http://www.opera.com/>
Received on Thursday, 8 February 2007 12:05:38 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Monday, 13 April 2015 23:08:32 UTC