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Re: reformatting of RECs is broken -- plain text looks like links

From: Ian Jacobs <ij@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 13 Oct 2009 17:21:13 -0500
To: Sandro Hawke <sandro@w3.org>
Message-Id: <75D29231-F659-4492-915E-F992D8BA41C9@w3.org>
Cc: site-comments@w3.org

On 13 Oct 2009, at 5:18 PM, Sandro Hawke wrote:

>
> There's a problem.  I suspect it's widespread.
>
> See:   http://www.w3.org/TR/owl-guide/
>
> The first sentence of the fourth paragraph of the Introduction appears
> as a link.
>
> In the original REC version, the paragraph had this:
>
>   <a id="term_ontology" name="term_ontology"></a>
>
> In the re-written version, it looks like this:
>
>   <a id="term_ontology" name="term_ontology"/>

That appeared in some places as a result of an xslt transform. We'll  
look for them and fix.

  _ Ian

>
> Maybe that makes the CSS handling things differenly?  Maybe the change
> in the CSS is what matters, not the change in the XML.
>
> But, I note, on a related topic, that someone recently claimed to me
> that the latter form is correctly interpretted by Opera as an open tag
> WITH NO CLOSE, according to the HTML Spec.  Or at least, that's how I
> read their comment:
>
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-owl-comments/2009Sep/0048.html
>
> Good luck, we're all counting on you.
>
>     -- Sandro
>
>

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