Re: <IMAGE>? <TT> == <I>? toHell(NS)

David Perrell (
Tue, 29 Oct 1996 12:06:57 -0800

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From: "David Perrell" <>
To: "Scott E. Preece" <>
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Subject: Re: <IMAGE>? <TT> == <I>? toHell(NS)
Date: Tue, 29 Oct 1996 12:06:57 -0800

Scott E. Preece wrote:
> Similarly, I believe your example in the second paragraph to be
> broken - non-nesting tags simply aren't allowed, ever, and all the
> browser can do is try to guess what you really meant.

Broken or no, the sequence is clear and guessing is unwarranted. I was
pleased to find that IE rendered this -- IMO -- logically.

> You description of NSN's behavior doesn't match what it does for me
> 3.01 Gold on AIX) - for me it shows the part from <I> to <TT> in
> proportional, the part from <TT> to </I> in italic monospaced, and
> part from </I> to </TT> in italic proportional.

I'm using 3.0 on W95. I suppose it's logical that on platforms with
different personalities NSN will guess differently. :)

David Perrell