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

From: Steven Pemberton <steven.pemberton@cwi.nl>
Date: Mon, 10 Jul 2006 11:34:28 +0200
To: "David Latapie" <david@empyree.org>, www-html-editor@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.tcgvjqzvsmjzpq@acer3010.wlan.cwi.nl>

On Fri, 07 Jul 2006 21:51:10 +0200, David Latapie <david@empyree.org>  
wrote:

> 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?

The 'role' attribute, with value 'note'

<p role="note">....

<p>Leicester <span role="note">pronounced <em>Lester</em></span> is a  
city...</p>

<table role="note" summary="weather data for the last 20 years">...

Hope this helps.

Best wishes,

Steven Pemberton
Received on Monday, 10 July 2006 09:34:57 GMT

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