Re: HTML should not be a file format, but an output format

Walter Ian Kaye (walter@natural-innovations.com)
Sun, 13 Apr 1997 04:42:58 -0700 (PDT)


Date: Sun, 13 Apr 1997 04:42:58 -0700 (PDT)
From: Walter Ian Kaye <walter@natural-innovations.com>
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: HTML should not be a file format, but an output format
In-Reply-To: <199704130656.CAA13034@fnx.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.SGI.3.95.970413043659.5748C-100000@shellx.best.com>

On Sun, 13 Apr 1997, Abigail wrote:
[Bruce Leban wrote:]
> ++    For example, in Globetrotter small caps is a true style. It 
> ++    doesn't exist in HTML. When Globetrotter publishes a document it writes 
> ++    the correct HTML to produce the desired result.
> 
> Odd, how can it when it doesn't exist?

Hehehehe, that's funny. Of course what he meant was that there's no
<smallcaps> tag in HTML. And the word "correct" probably should have
been the word "necessary" instead. But you knew what he meant. :-)

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