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[whatwg] The m element

From: Alexey Feldgendler <alexey@feldgendler.ru>
Date: Sat, 10 Feb 2007 11:25:04 +0100
Message-ID: <op.tni272mx1h6og4@localhost>
On Fri, 09 Feb 2007 23:30:10 +0100, Anne van Kesteren <annevk at opera.com>  
wrote:

> I'm not arguing against this. (Heck, I provided the idea for the second  
> example.) I'm just saying it hasn't really been requested before and  
> that I'm wondering whether it's common enough to warrant a new element.  
> Perhaps <u> can be "reused" for this as Henri suggested or perhaps we  
> shouldn't really specify this as an element yet and let the microformat  
> community look into it more closely first.

I don't like the idea of reusing an existing presentational element such  
as <u>. Otherwise we'd immediately have the web full of incorrect uses of  
the element.


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