Re: SRC attribute for HR/UL/DIR/MENU?

Ankur Bhatnagar (ankurb@wipsys.soft.net)
Sat, 15 Jun 1996 17:04:21 -0400


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Date: Sat, 15 Jun 1996 17:04:21 -0400
From: Ankur Bhatnagar <ankurb@wipsys.soft.net>
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: SRC attribute for HR/UL/DIR/MENU?

Jonathan Gapen wrote:

> quite disappointed to see HTML 3.2 leaves it out.  I'd like to see a SRC
> attribute for HR, which specifies an image to use as the horizontal rule, and
> a SRC attribute for UL, which specifies an image to use as the bullet, with a
> possible SRC for LI, which overrides the list's image for that one item.

I wish to make known my whole hearted support to Jonathan's idea.  However,
I am curious to know why HTML 3.2 left it out when it was there in HTML 3.0.
May be there are _some_ substantial reasons, but what?

Ankur.