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Re: About TT and XHTML 2.0: requesting a NOTE tag

From: Laurens Holst <lholst@students.cs.uu.nl>
Date: Sun, 09 Jul 2006 13:17:06 +0200
Message-ID: <44B0E5B2.6010505@students.cs.uu.nl>
To: David Latapie <david@empyree.org>
Cc: www-html-editor@w3.org
David Latapie schreef:
> OK for i and b. As for tt, it is perfectly understandable too, but I 
> used to use tt for denoting a semantic thing, namely a sidenote/remark
> HTML 3.0 used to have such an interesting tag justly called NOTE (see 
> <http://blog.empyree.org/?2284-les-bonnes-idees-de-l-html-30>, in 
> French). I would request W3C to think about this use.
> Or maybe is there an XHTML 2.0 way to denote this? How?

Yes, it already exists:

<section role="note">

(or any other element with that role attribute)


Ushiko-san! Kimi wa doushite, Ushiko-san!!
Laurens Holst, student, university of Utrecht, the Netherlands.
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