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Re: Layout tables

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 9 Mar 2001 10:55:49 -0500 (EST)
To: Marti <marti@agassa.com>
cc: <jasonw@ariel.ucs.unimelb.edu.au>, William Loughborough <love26@gorge.net>, Al Gilman <asgilman@iamdigex.net>, <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0103091054380.28413-100000@tux.w3.org>
OK, I agree with you about XML in principle, but I think in practice getting
people to do it through XHTML is the easiest learning curve. When people have
Mac OS X with decent Java support there may be other options on the Mac, but
at the moment I find it a bit difficult.



On Fri, 9 Mar 2001, Marti wrote:

  Thanks, this is useful. I actually do see some good reasons for trying to
  move people to XML in a "web publishing" environment.  I think the way it
  makes you think about data structure is great, and for those who are doing
  "content" getting them to put a tag like <Chapter_title> on a page seems
  more doable than <Hn>.  I am just at a bit of a loss on "tools" and
  "methods" to make such a plan work in the real world.

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