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Re: RS/RE, again (sorry)

From: Gavin Nicol <gtn@ebt.com>
Date: Thu, 12 Dec 1996 09:25:10 -0500
Message-Id: <199612121425.JAA03041@nathaniel.ebt>
To: eve@doctools.com
CC: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
><list>
>
><item>Blah</item>
>         <--
><item>Blah</item>
>         <--
><item>Blah</item>
>...
></list>
>
>...do you render those extra lines, or what?  In this case, validation
>isn't even on the author's or renderer's mind, and yet you need to know
>the distinction.

You can handle this with a rule saying that all PCDATA psuedo-elements
that are direct descendant of <list> need not be displayed. You should
be able to do this with DSSSL, I believe.
Received on Thursday, 12 December 1996 09:26:32 EST

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