Date: Tue, 22 Apr 1997 15:53:41 +0200 (MET DST) From: Peter Svanberg <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: Kenneth Christiansen <email@example.com> cc: Dave Raggett <firstname.lastname@example.org>, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: Hyphenation (was Re: A suggested tag) In-Reply-To: <3356763D.DD316E7B@writeme.com> Message-ID: <Pine.GSO.3.95.970422154652.7482Aemail@example.com> In an erlier HTML discussion (in html-wg) Olle J=E4rnefors and I issued a suggestion on hyphenation indications in HTML. See http://www.nada.kth.se/i18n/html/ Peter Svanberg, Nada, KTH, Stockholm, Sweden On Thu, 17 Apr 1997, Kenneth Christiansen wrote: > Dave Raggett wrote: >=20 > > It makes sense then to recommend that browser support wrapping after > > ­ and to introduce a new tag for invisible hyphenation points > > that are also invisible in downlevel browsers. What should thistag > > be called? <W> doesn't seem sufficiently self evident. Some other > > possibilities include <HYPHEN>, <SHY>, and <HY> >=20 > I think <HY> sounds like a good idea. When you use this tag the > hyphenation dictionary is ignored for the word.