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Re: Deprecated elements

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@staff.uiuc.edu>
Date: Fri, 24 Jul 1998 10:45:27 -0500
Message-Id: <199807241546.KAA06153@staff2.cso.uiuc.edu>
To: Charles McCathieNevile <charlesn@sunrise.srl.rmit.edu.au>, WAI GL <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
I don't think authors will ever depreciate the use of IMG tag, due to
backwards compatibility issues with older browsers.
Jon


At 11:40 AM 7/24/98 +1000, Charles McCathieNevile wrote:
>I recommend using deprecated elements for objects, as part of the content 
>of an OBJECT. (I recommend thinking of IMG as just such a deprecated 
>element, and I think HR should be deprecated)
>
>which gives me a slight problem. But they are fairly specific cases - the 
>most common one is APPLET.
>
>Charles
> 
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