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XHTML 2.0: Text Module/<l> vs. <br /> element

From: Mike Agnes <mike.agnes@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 13 Feb 2006 08:13:46 -0500
Message-ID: <8cb3bc2f0602130513p62588d6ao705706ac279486bb@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-html-editor@w3.org
The new <l> element is a logical addition and marks semantic content.
However, in presentation of text there is often the need, for content
to start a new line of text that semantically has no ending until the end of
the paragraph.
The intent of such a line break does not correspond to the intention of the
<l> element
and additionally may present rendering problems vis css.

Any human text editor will confirm the need to retain the <br /> element.

Mike Agnes
Received on Monday, 13 February 2006 22:33:23 UTC

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