Re: HTML 3.2

Paul Prescod (papresco@itrc.uwaterloo.ca)
Thu, 9 May 1996 15:28:00 -0400


Date: Thu, 9 May 1996 15:28:00 -0400
Message-Id: <199605091928.PAA26556@itrc.uwaterloo.ca>
To: Fisher Mark <FisherM@is3.indy.tce.com>
From: Paul Prescod <papresco@itrc.uwaterloo.ca>
Subject: Re: HTML 3.2
Cc: www-html <www-html@www10.w3.org>

At 01:55 PM 5/9/96 PDT, Fisher Mark wrote:
>
>James Tauber writes in 
><Pine.SUN.3.91.960509114736.8277A-100000@docker.library.uwa.edu.au>
>>Well as I said earlier. I don't have a problem with HTML 3.2 as a DTD for
>>browser developers. But *please* can we have a Strict version for authors
>>that doesn't have <CENTER> or <FONT>.
>
>But eventually <CENTER>, <FONT>, et.al. will wither away as they will not 
>supply the power that stylesheets deliver.

Our responsibility is to make standards that _preserve_ an author's
investment in their document, not standards that make their documents
disposable.

 Paul Prescod