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

Paul Prescod (papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca)
Mon, 12 Aug 1996 17:30:09 -0400


Message-Id: <1.5.4.32.19960812213009.00814c90@csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
Date: Mon, 12 Aug 1996 17:30:09 -0400
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 10:52 AM 8/12/96 -0700, Marc Salomon wrote:
>I see three needs when dealing with styling, structure and classing:
>
>1.  inline style language a la <FOO STYLE="CSS: color...">
>2.  classes for style purposes <FOO CLASS="sidebar">
>3.  structural clases <FOO TYPE="section">
>
>Is there a TEI guru in the house that can pontificate as to whether TEI's REND
>attribute encompasses parts of 1 and 2 and/or both.
>
>There are cases when even the most careful stylesheet/class structure cannot
>preserve all the information for certain cases where 2 and 3 conflict.

Please provide an example of where 2 and 3 are in conflict.

 Paul Prescod