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Re: XHTML 2.0: Text Module/<l> vs. <br /> element (PR#7882)

From: Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>
Date: Wed, 05 Apr 2006 13:33:32 -0500
Message-ID: <44340D7C.5050406@aptest.com>
To: Kenny Graham <kennygraham@gmail.com>
CC: "www-html-editor@w3.org" <www-html-editor@w3.org>

Kenny Graham wrote:
>> However, in presentation of text there is often the need, for content
>> reasons,
>> to start a new line of text that semantically has no ending until the end of
>> the paragraph.
> This sounds to me like an unstyled <seperator/>.  A <seperator/> is
> the only reason I can think of needing this, and is the semantically
> correct element here regardless of its visibility.
Yes.  Moreover, if you didn't want to be "separated" semantically, you 
can always wrap the remainder of the paragraph in a line element...  If 
it has the semantics of a "line", it should be in a container that has 
those semantics.

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