Re: Generic Markup [was:Re: deprecated tags in Wilbur & Cougar]

Paul Prescod (papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca)
Sat, 10 Aug 1996 09:24:26 -0400


Date: Sat, 10 Aug 1996 09:24:26 -0400
Message-Id: <199608101324.JAA18699@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
To: marc@ckm.ucsf.edu, www-style@w3.org, www-html@w3.org
From: Paul Prescod <papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Subject: Re: Generic Markup [was:Re: deprecated tags in Wilbur & Cougar]

At 04:35 PM 8/9/96 -0700, Marc Salomon wrote:
>On a quick evaluation of the TEI DTD, they seem to take (for the default case)
>the attribute-as-structure approach on their generic <DIV*> elements, although
>a customization/extension mechanism exists.  Their approach separates
>presentation from structure exactly as I'm suggesting by dividing that work
>between the TYPE and REND attributes.

TYPE is like CLASS.
REND is like STYLE.

Where does your "ROLE" element come in?

 Paul Prescod