Re: Hyphenation (was Re: A suggested tag)

Carl Morris (msftrncs@htcnet.com)
Sat, 19 Apr 1997 12:42:17 -0500


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From: "Carl Morris" <msftrncs@htcnet.com>
To: "WWW HTML List" <www-html@w3.org>
Subject: Re: Hyphenation (was Re: A suggested tag)
Date: Sat, 19 Apr 1997 12:42:17 -0500

>Hyphenation is a stylistic attribute not a structural change. It follows
>then that an attribute could be added to CSS and there is no need to
>extend HTML.

Maybe I am, late to this punch line, in some language somewhere,
PARAGRAPHS, HEADINGS, BLOCKQUOTES, TABLES are all stylistic...

Lets get off the damned issue, HTML is stylistic, ASCII is content... 
There is no way to describe one without the other, even a TEXT file is
stylistic.